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Laver

Date:
probably 15th century
Culture:
Netherlandish
Medium:
Brass, with iron swivel and suspension loops
Dimensions:
Overall (with handle up): 12 5/16 x 10 15/16 x 6 5/8 in. (31.3 x 27.8 x 16.9 cm) Overall (vessel only): 5 1/2 x 10 15/16 x 3/4 in. (13.9 x 27.8 x 1.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Brass
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph G. Reinis, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.473.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 307
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. 263, p. 213.



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