Flagon

Flagon

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Description
Normandy type, mallet-shaped flagon or pichet with double-acorn thumb piece and wedge extension burnt to the plain, flat, heart-shaped lid. Slightly flared, galleried rim, shouldered body and flared base; two incised lines around rim and a group of four above base. Plain strap handle with short terminal. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
measure
date made
mid 18th century
place made
France: Normandie, Lisieux
France: Normandie, Bayeux
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 1/4 in x 5 1/8 in x 4 5/8 in; 20.955 cm x 13.0175 cm x 11.7475 cm
ID Number
DL.67.0255
catalog number
67.0255
accession number
250853
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Constance Dwan Wylie (Walker Gill Wylie Collection)
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Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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