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Flagon

Maker:
I. B. (the pewterer)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Swiss (Wallis) canton
Medium:
Pewter
Dimensions:
H. 13 in. (33 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Pewter
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.181.3
Not on view
Marking: [on lid, stamped]: crown, two stars, I B with pewterer's hammer between, 2 sprays below, in oval (unidentified maker of Wallis canton, 18th century); [on lip to left of handle, stamped]: shield with 13 stars (arms of Wallis canton); [on lid, repeated; stamped]: crowned F in beaded oval (mark for first quality pewter)
Sir Henry Angst , Zurich (until 1908; sold to MMA)
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