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Armorial flask

Date:
mid-16th century
Culture:
Venetian or façon de Venise, possibly Saxony
Medium:
Colorless (slightly gray) and opaque white nonlead glass. Blown, "vetro a retorti", enameled, gilt.
Dimensions:
H. 18.1 cm
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.1204
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 954
William Randolph Hearst; Otto Hopfinger, New York; Blumka Gallery, New York; Robert Lehman, New York.
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