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Flagon

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Artist Unknown (Germany)

Date

1685

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G325
Flagon, Artist Unknown (Germany)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Pewter
Size: 16 1/4 x 9 1/4 x 8in. (41.3 x 23.5 x 20.3cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Germany
Culture: Europe, Germany
Style: 17th century
Inscriptions: Mark <HAMS> below the shield date, <1865>
Physical Description: flagon, tapered cylindrical body with dished lid, slightly domed in center to carry lid-peg, handle with bold outward sweep meets body less than half way down, a characteristic or early German flagons, erect thumbpiece, on front of body an engraved shield
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mrs. Ridgely Hunt
Accession Number: 37.32
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009