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Banner - bearer, by Benedetto Salassi

Of forged wrought iron. Decoration on base of beads and egg and dart. Acanthus leaves about the scroll. The hand holds a corded ring.

Provenance

1876, purchased by the MFA at the Centennial Exposition, Philadelphia through Charles G. Loring.

Credit Line

General Funds

Italian-Sienese,

Accession Number

76.476

Medium or Technique

Iron

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork