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Measure Flagon

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Pewter
DATES early 18th century
DIMENSIONS 13 1/8 x 8 7/8 x 6 5/8 in. (33.3 x 22.5 x 16.8 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Incised on top of cover: "I.T."
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 14.687
CREDIT LINE Gift of Luke Vincent Lockwood
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Measure Flagon, early 18th century. Pewter, 13 1/8 x 8 7/8 x 6 5/8 in. (33.3 x 22.5 x 16.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Luke Vincent Lockwood, 14.687. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 14.687.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pewter measure flagon. Baluster shaped body, circular flat top with two concentric lines, thumb-piece of fleur-de-lis design, scroll handle. Initials "I.T." on top of cover. CONDITION: Several holes in lid and in the sides.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (72%)
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