Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Powder Flask

Date:
ca. 1575–90
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
H. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); D. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm); Wt. 13 oz. (368.5g)
Classification:
Firearms Accessories-Flasks & Primers
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.1443
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
Los Angeles County Museum of Art. "Medieval and Renaissance Arms and Armor, loan exhibtion from MMA," January 15–March 18, 1953, no. 142.

San Francisco. Legion of Honor, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. "Medieval and Renaissance Arms and Armor, loan exhibtion from MMA," April 18, 1953–June 7, 1953, no. 142.

Pittsburgh. Department of Fine Arts, Carnegie Institute. "Medieval and Renaissance Arms and Armor, loan exhibtion from MMA," October, 1953–April, 1954, no. 142.

Hagerstown. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts. "Medieval and Renaissance Arms and Armor, loan exhibtion from MMA," February 27–March 31, 1955, no. 127.

Newark. Newark Museum Association. "Medieval and Renaissance Arms and Armor, loan exhibtion from MMA," May 15–September 15, 1955, no. 127.

Grancsay, Stephen V. Loan Exhibition of Mediaeval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1953. p.34, no.142, ill.



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