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Title: Aquamanile in the Form of a Griffin
Date: ca. 1425–50
Culture: German, Nuremberg
Bronze; Ternary copper alloy with a very high content of zinc (approx. 74%
copper, approx. 22% zinc, approx. 2% lead) with natural patina, hollow cast.
H. 31.9 cm, w. 12 cm (chest without wings), l. 32.3 cm
(including spout), wt. 3588 g and 488 g (wings).
Credit Line: Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.1.1413
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