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Flagon

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Flagon: Tapered body with flaring base; domed cover with knobbed thumb piece and lapped lip cover; S handle with marks. Engraved A. ABEL,MDA 1822.

Provenance

1924, bequest of Bessie Paine Bigelow through Prescott Bigelow to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Bessie Paine Bigelow

18th century

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

33 cm (13 in.)

Accession Number

24.194

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter