Holy Water Font

Spanish (Manises)
1550–1625
Made at Manises (Spanish)


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

40.6 x 18.4 x 7.0 cm (16 x 7 1/4 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1983.46

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware with copper luster decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Molded with a crucifixion scene flanked by columns beneath a shell-shaped niche. Faceted water stoup supported by a hand.

Provenance

By 1983, R. Thorton Wilson; 1983, bequest of Wilson. (Accession Date: January 12, 1983)

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson