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Vase (Plate 3 of Series)

Vase (Plate 3 of Series)
Designer
Enea Vico, Italian, 1523–1567
Date
1543
Type
ornament
Object Name
Print
Type
Print
Medium
Black ink on paper
Credit Line
Museum purchase through gift of E.F. Caldwell & Co.
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Accession Number
1963-9-242
Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Vertical rectangle. Ewer, with handle composed of a bird's leg, and spiral neck ending in a mascaron. Half-figures and a crab decorate the body. Inscribed below: "ROMAE AB ANTIQVO REPERTVM MD XXXXIII" and "A.E.V." on a tablet.
Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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made in
Italy
Usage