Aquamanile in the Form of a Knight on Horseback

Date: ca. 1350
Culture: German, Lower Saxony (?)
Medium: Bronze; Quaternary copper alloy with a high content of zinc (approx. 73% copper, approx. 15% zinc, approx. 7% lead, approx. 3% tin) with natural patina, hollow cast; remnants of the clay core and iron armature in the legs
Dimensions: H. 45.2 cm, w. 12.7 cm, l. 38 cm, wt. 5016 g.
Classification: Metalwork-Bronze
Credit Line: Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.1.1409

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