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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Flanders (made)

  • Date:

    15th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Brass, latten, cast and chased

  • Credit Line:

    Given in memory of Lieut. R. M. Hammond

  • Museum number:

    M.20-1918

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Figure of a jester playing a bagpipe. The jester is dressed in a short tunic with long, pointed sleeves and a hood with comb and ears. The figure is on a mahogany pedestal.

Place of Origin

Flanders (made)

Date

15th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Brass, latten, cast and chased

Dimensions

Height: 4.3 in figure, Height: 2.55 in pedestal

Descriptive line

Brass figure of a jester playing a bagpipe, on a mahogany pedestal, English, 15th century

Materials

Brass; Latten

Techniques

Cast; Chased

Subjects depicted

Bagpipe; Jester

Categories

Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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