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Tazza

Manufacturer:
Elkington & Co. (British, Birmingham, 1829–1963)
Date:
19th century, after late 16th century original
Culture:
British, Birmingham, after German, Augsburg original
Medium:
Silver on base metal
Dimensions:
5 × 7 1/2 in. (12.7 × 19.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Electrotype
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1873
Accession Number:
73.8.47
Not on view
This electrotype is after a late sixteenth-century German original in the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, at the time of reproduction.
[ Franchi and Son , London, until 1873; sold to MMA ]
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