Gerrit Onckelbag (American, 1670–1732). <em>Beaker, One of a Pair</em>, ca. 1700. Silver, 6 7/8 x 3 3/8 x 3 3/8 in. (17.5 x 8.6 x 8.6 cm). Lent by Reformed Dutch Protestant Church, L54.1b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, L54.1b_view1_PS2.jpg)

Beaker, One of a Pair

Artist:Gerrit Onckelbag

Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1700

Dimensions: 6 7/8 x 3 3/8 x 3 3/8 in. (17.5 x 8.6 x 8.6 cm)


Accession Number: L54.1b

Image: L54.1b_view1_PS2.jpg,b

Catalogue Description:
Silver beaker, one of a pair. Cylindrical form with molded bands around foot, widens toward top and flares out at lip. Sides decorated with engraved decorations: around top, wide band containing flowers and leaves, and signed "Dayakeny van Woud"; around sides, three oval medallions containing an allegorical figure of Faith (female figure with cross), Hope (with anchor), and Charity (with children), medallions framed by flanking grotesque dragons and scrolls.

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