Silver Flagon by Unknown Artist

One of a pair of silver flagons from the parish church of Thirkleby, near Thirsk, Yorkshire; richly chased with floral designs and panels containing dolphins and sea-monsters.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
26 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,000 ( Total: £2,000)
Acquired in:
1956
Vendor:
Christie's

An applied plaque with the arms of F Tyssen, whose father came from Holland. Grant for two flagons, the other one was presented to Temple Newsam, Leeds.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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