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Well head


Artist Unknown (Italy)


15th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 24th Street Entrance
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: The Gothic Room
: A Venetian Well-Head
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Medium: Sculpture | Istrian marble
Size: W.38 x D.38 in.
Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Venice
Culture: Europe, Italy
Style: 15th century
Physical Description: Wellhead: square on top, round at the bottom; on one side an angel holding a shield supported by two lions passant; on opposite side rampant lion bearing column; on other two sides vases, one holding acanthus leaves and the other flowers; on each corner
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 15.132
Added to Site: February 28, 2009