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Baptismal font with cover

Manufacturer:
Elkington & Co. (British, Birmingham, 1829–1963)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
British, Birmingham (after an British, London original)
Medium:
Electroformed copper, silver plated and gilt
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): H. 36 3/8 x W. 18 x D. 18 in., Wt. 34.4lb. (92.4 x 45.7 x 45.7 cm, 15.6kg)
Classification:
Metalwork-Electrotype
Credit Line:
Dodge Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.125.5a, b
Not on view
Marking: scratched on underside of foot: 1865-80
applied:
[ Elkington & Co. , 1911; sold to MMA ]
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