Flagon

Description:

Mallet-shaped flagon or pichet with double-acorn thumb piece and wedge extension; stamped "L B D" in serif letters on the outside of the heart-shaped, pouted lid. Slightly flared, galleried rim with two pairs of incised lines; narrow, round shouldered body; and applied, tapered base. Strap handle with stepped thumbrest and short scroll terminal; short oval strut.

Date Made: ca 1750

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: France: Île-de-France

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Domestic Furnishings

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Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Constance Dwan Wylie (Walker Gill Wylie Collection)

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.67.0254Catalog Number: 67.0254Accession Number: 250853

Object Name: measure

Physical Description: pewter (overall material)Measurements: overall: 9 in x 5 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in; 22.86 cm x 13.97 cm x 10.795 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-e97d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_300169

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