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Man and Wife with ploughing team and two heraldic shields

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Painted glass, heavily leaded, probably used as a window. Man in red and black costume with plumed hat holding a spear. Woman in dark purple and black, with long white apron and bunch of keys on a heavy gold chain at her side. She holds a gilt chalice in her right hand. Arms: (Left) Gules a...

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Inscription

"S.PANTHALEON/HERR HANS JACOB EGGER WON/HAFFT ANTZILL UND DESCERICHTSIN/THABLAT KIRCHENPFLEGER ZUS:VIJDO/UND ANNA ANGERIN SEIN EHEGEMACH/ESSIN USS DER WEINENIDE PAGEN WILLERS/1689"

Credit Line

Gift of Alexander Cochrane

Swiss, probably 1689

Place of Manufacture

Switzerland

Dimensions

Overall: 31.8 x 20cm (12 1/2 x 7 7/8in.)

Accession Number

14.493

Medium or Technique

Stained glass; potmetal glass, white with enamels, silver stain, and sanguine

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Architectural elements