Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Holy-water vessel (Aspersorium)

Date:
probably 18th century
Culture:
Northern European
Medium:
Pewter
Dimensions:
H. with handle erect 12 in. (30.5 cm), W. 6 in. (15.2 cm), D. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Pewter
Credit Line:
Gift of Stephen Benjamin, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.199.10
Not on view
Stephen Benjamin (until 1990; to MMA)
Related Objects

Ewer

Artist: I. G. or I.G.M. (possibly Montebéliard) Date: first half 17th century Medium: Pewter Accession: 1991.122.7 On view in:Gallery 544

Rosewater ewer

Artist: Possibly by Johann Erhard Heiglen (German, before 1687–1757) Date: ca. 1730 Medium: Silver gilt Accession: 1977.1.11 On view in:Gallery 533

Tureen with cover

Artist: Edme-Pierre Balzac (1705–ca. 1786, master 1739, recorded 1781) Date: 1757–59 Medium: Silver Accession: 48.187.418a–c On view in:Gallery 545

Tureen with cover and liner

Artist: Jacques-Nicolas Roettiers (1736–1788, master 1765, retired 1777) Date: 1775–76 Medium: Silver Accession: 1986.320a–c On view in:Gallery 522

Porringer

Date: 17th century Medium: Pewter Accession: 08.241 On view in:Gallery 774