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Culture
Northern European (?), possibly German
Title
Aquamanile in the Form of Samson andthe Lion
Work Type
Aquamanile
Metalwork
Date
ca. 1380-1400
Material
Bronze; quaternary copper alloy (approx. 78% copper, approx. 10% zinc, approx. 6% tin, approx. 5% lead) with natural patina. Remnants of the iron armature are in the lion’s legs and the figure of Samson.
Measurements
H. 34.1 cm, w. 14 cm, l. 38 cm, wt. 5332 g.
Credit Line
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Rights
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File Properties
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MMA_DP123808.jpg
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