Holy-water stoup with relief of Mary of Egypt

Maker: Giovanni Giardini (Italian, Forlì 1646–1722 Rome)
Artist: Relief after a composition by Benedetto Luti (Italian, Florence 1666–1724 Rome)
Date: ca. 1702
Culture: Italian, Rome
Medium: Lapis lazuli, silver, and gilded bronze
Dimensions: Gr. H. 23-3/4 in. (60.3 cm); Gr. W. 14-3/8 in. (36.5 cm); Gr. D. 4-1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Silver In Combination
Credit Line: Wrightsman Fund, 1995
Accession Number: 1995.110

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