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Holy Water Basin

Date:
15th–16th century
Culture:
Netherlandish
Medium:
Brass, with later iron handle
Dimensions:
Overall (with handle up): 6 x 3 5/16 x 2 7/16 in. (15.2 x 8.4 x 6.2 cm) vessel only: 3 9/16 x 3 1/4 x 2 7/16 in. (9.1 x 8.3 x 6.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Brass
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph G. Reinis, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.473.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 306
Joseph G Reinis, Brooklyn (until 1991)
Theuerkauff-Liederwald, A. E. Mittelarlterliche Bronze- und Messinggefässe: Eimer, Kannen, Lavabokessel. Bronzegeräte des Mittelalters, Vol. 4. Berlin: Deutscher Verlag für Kunstwissenshcaft, 1988.

Wixom, William D., ed. Mirror of the Medieval World. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. no. 264, p. 213.



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