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Cruet

Date:
1518
Geography:
Made in probably Lübeck, Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Silver, silver-gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 9/16 x 3 1/16 x 2 11/16 in. (16.7 x 7.8 x 6.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.219
Not on view
Inscription: [on lid] A (AQUA) and W (WINUM); [on hinges] 1518

Marking: An eagle displayed (city mark of Lübeck); star with P (maker's mark, not found; of Hans Plate(active 1508-1536) (?))
Max and Maurice Rosenheim(until 1923); Michael Friedsam, New York
Braunschweig, Germany. Braunschweigisches Landesmuseum. "Stadt im Wandel. Kunst und Kultur des Bürgertums in Norddeutschland," August 25, 1985–November 24, 1985.

New York. The Cloisters Museum & Gardens, The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Treasures and Talismans: Rings from the Griffin Collection," May 1–October 18, 2015.

Eucharistic Vessels of the Middle Ages. Cambridge, Mass.: Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard Art Museums, 1975. no. 6, pp. 63–64, 121.

Frazer, Margaret English. "Medieval Church Treasuries." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 43, no. 3 (Winter 1985-1986). p. 10, fig. 3.

Meckseper, Cord, ed. Stadt im Wandel: Kunst und Kultur des Bürgertums in Norddeutschland, 1150–1650. Ausstellungskatalog. Vol. 2. Braunschweig: Braunschweigisches Landesmuseum, 1985. no. 1127, p. 1305.

McLachlan Elizabeth Parker. "Liturgical Vessels and Implements." In The Liturgy of the Medieval Church, edited by Thomas J. Heffernan, and E. Ann Matter. Consortium for the Teaching of the Middle Ages. Kalamazoo, Michigan: Western Michigan University, 2005. p. 392,394., fig. 4.



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