Flagon

Flagon

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Description
Lille type lidded and spouted bulbous flagon on a flared, molded base. Flat-domed lid is incised with a series of concentric circles; body has two lines around base of neck at creased shoulder. Uncovered, inset, cyma-curved spout. Strap handle with convex, ridged shell thumb piece, ridged thumbrest and short round terminal with oval strut; five-knuckle hinge. Bottom underside struck once with touchmark of an imperial crown above "I•V•D•C•" and a Tudor rose with lion rampant, facing left, inset at center.
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Currently not on view
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measure
place made
France: Hauts-de-France, Lille
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 3/4 in x 7 3/8 in x 5 1/8 in; 27.305 cm x 18.7325 cm x 13.0175 cm
ID Number
DL.67.0276
catalog number
67.0276
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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