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Ewer

Manufacturer:
Elkington & Co. (British, Birmingham, 1829–1963)
Date:
19th century, after 17th century original
Culture:
British, Birmingham, after Moldovan original
Medium:
Silver on base metal, partly gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 15 7/8 × 8 3/4 × 6 1/2 in. (40.3 × 22.2 × 16.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Electrotype
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1883
Accession Number:
83.18.95
Not on view
This electrotype is after a seventeenth-century original in the Hermitage, St. Petersburg, at the time of reproduction. The original ewer and basin are also in the Museum's collection (see 2005.62.1, .2a, b).
Henry G. Marquand (until 1883; to MMA)
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