Flask for "Manna of Saint Nicholas Bari"

Object Name: 
Flask for "Manna of Saint Nicholas Bari"

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Object Name: 
Flask for "Manna of Saint Nicholas Bari"
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.3.31
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 24.8 cm, W: 11.7 cm, D: 7.9 cm; Rim Diam: 4.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1600-1699
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Eben Breed
Primary Description: 
Flask for "Manna of Saint Nicholas of Bari". Colorless, with grayish tinge. Blown, mold-blown; cold-painted. Flask. Rectangular body with concave base and pontil mark, rounded shoulder, and short cylindrical neck with wrap applied to rim. Cold-painted depictions include, on front, Saint Nicholas in bishop’s garment; on narrow sides, putti in tub and girl with tray; and, around front panel and on shoulder, geometric and leaf ornaments.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Breed, Mrs. Eben, Source
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