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Flagon

Flagon

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Description
Small flagon or pichet with double-acorn thumb piece and wedge extension; stamped twice with a raised serif "M" inside a square on the outside of the heart-shaped, pouted lid. Baluster body with plain, flared rim and incised, flared base. Strap handle with short terminal.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
measure
date made
1700-1750
place made
France: Normandie, Caen
France: Normandie, Lisieux
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 11.43 cm x 7.3025 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
DL.67.0258
catalog number
67.0258
accession number
250853
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Constance Dwan Wylie (Walker Gill Wylie Collection)
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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