Germany, probably Nuremberg, Aquamanile in the Form of a Lion (Vessel for washing the hands). Copper alloy, engraved, and gilt, about 1400. H. 12 1/2 in
Aquamanile aus Ton in Gestalt eines Tieres Datierung: 14. Jahrhundert Ort: Augsburg (?) Material/Technik: Schiefergrauer Ton Maße: H. Kopf 18,5 cm; H. Henkel 15,5 cm; H. Öffnung Rücken 12,5 cm; Br. max. 11,5 cm; L. max. 22,3 cm; L. Körper 20 cm
A BRONZE AQUAMANILE IN THE FORM OF A LION NORTH GERMAN, MID 13TH CENTURY
Lion Aquamanile, 1200-1250 Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Gothic period, first half 13th century bronze: cast, chased, and punched,
Aquamanile en forme de lion - 1200-1250 - Basse Saxe Physical description Copper alloy, in the form of a standing lion with a full mane. The handle, in the form of a serpent, is attached to the lion's head and the root of his tail. The spout of the vessel issues from the lion's mouth. Water is poured into the aquamanile through a covered hole at the top of the lion's head. Materials and Techniques Copper alloy, cast Dimensions Height: 29.5 cm, Width: 30.6 cm, Depth: 12.4 cm, Weight: 3.44 kg
Aquamanile, Lion, 14th century german. Copper alloy. I just love these little jugs.
Lion Aquamanile. ca. 1220–30. :German (Hildesheim).
Aquamanile in the Form of a Lion Date: ca. 1400 Geography: Made in Nuremberg Culture: German Medium: Copper alloy Dimensions: Overall: 13 1/8 x 13 3/8 x 4 3/4 in., 11.764lb. (33.3 x 34 x 12.1 cm, 5336g) Overall PD: 12 9/16 x 4 5/8 x 12 1/2 in. (31.9 x 11.8 x 31.8 cm) Thickness PD: 3/50-7/50 in. (0.16-0.35 cm) Classification: Metalwork-Copper alloy
Title Aquamanile (water vessel) in the Form of a Lion Date 13th-14th century Places Creation Place: Europe, Germany Medium Brass Dimensions 24.4 x 10.8 x 27.3 cm (9 5/8 x 4 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.)