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Armorial tankard: Gallery Label - Current

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Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Date

2006-02-02

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
The coat of arms on this tankard is a pseudo-armorial (adopted without formal authority). The coat of arms, which incorporates a fleur-de-lis between two roses, a dove of peace, and a rampant lion, may be an allegorical reference to the hope for peace between France and England.
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Type: Commentary, Gallery Label - Current
Source: Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Rights: Copyright Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Added to Site: November 21, 2009