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Scale pan

Date:
1572–84
Culture:
Italian, Rome
Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm); Diam. 12 7/8 in. (32.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Brass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1963
Accession Number:
63.107
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved on rim: GREGORIVS XIII PONTIFES MAXSIMVS; engraved in banderole: SABATINO • BAZZI • F. / E. GIAII . ATTONICO
Hans Sachs (before 1952–63; to MMA)
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