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Flagon

1950.450 (RS30587)

Description

Pear-shaped pewter flagon with hinged, dome-shaped lid; shell-shaped thumb rest; and angled handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Inscriptions
"LI BI N CH 60 / B" [circling five petal flower] (stamped)
"INCH IS ____" [circling a figure with staff] (stamped)
Location of origin
Netherlands
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Probably Holland (Netherlands) [historical region]
Descriptive terms
Flagon
flagons
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
10 1/2 x 5 (HxW), 4 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.450
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
45193

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