Flagon

Artist: Anonymous (German)

Date: 1743
Medium: pewter
Dimensions:
Overall: 10 7/16 x 8 11/16 in. (26.5 x 22 cm)
circumference: 13 in. (33 cm)
rim: 4 3/4 in. (12 cm)
Classification: DEC ARTS
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Davenport West
Object number: 62.12
Inscribed: engraved on lid in German (translated): Presented to: the Church at Groitzschen by Christian Friedrich Freiesleben, Government-attorney at Bera and director of Justice at Nauendorff Anno 1743; stamped on handle: [artist's seal]
Terms
  • food t&e
  • shield
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