Flagon

Baluster

English (Channel Islands)
18th century


Object Place: Europe, Channel Islands

Dimensions

24.13 cm (9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

47.204

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter

A “Jersey” flagon with almost straight neck, bulbous body, very narrow baseband; heart-shaped flat cover (cracked) bent over spout at front. Heavy cast thumbpiece with two acorns. Strap handle.

Inscription

Crowned GR incised at right of handle.

Markings

Jersey verification seal A to left of handle; Jersey verification seal B to right of handle.

Credit Line

Gift of Sears B. Condit in memory of Mary L. Condit