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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    15th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bronze

  • Museum number:

    4262-1857

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A fool or jester forms a stand for a candlestick; on a triangular moulded pedestal on which are three apes, and resting on three lions.

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

15th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Bronze

Dimensions

Height: 13 in, Diameter: 7 in

Descriptive line

Bronze figure forming a candlestick stand, with pedestal decorated with apes and lions, German, 15th century

Materials

Bronze

Subjects depicted

Jester; Lions; Apes

Categories

Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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