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Chalice (France?)

This is a Chalice. It is dated late 15th–16th century and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is molded and gilt copper, engraved pewter. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Russell C. Veit. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Russell C. Veit.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 18.6 x 15.5 cm (7 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Chalice (France?); molded and gilt copper, engraved pewter; H x diam.: 18.6 x 15.5 cm (7 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Russell C. Veit; 1951-66-17

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