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Beaker

Tapered (wider at top) octagonal beakers with stepped, rimmed bases. 32.1974 decorated with floral pattern and oval medallions containing allegorical figure on each of 8 sides. Considerable wear, especially along seams and where body meets base. 33.1974 d

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. James B. Ames

17th century

Object Place

Hamburg, Germany

Accession Number

1980.369

Medium or Technique

Metal

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver