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Wellhead Carved in Low Relief with Decorative Thistle Leaves, Birds, Trophies and Coat-of-Arms Bearding Erased Arms of the Scalieri family of Verona
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Wellhead Carved in Low Relief with Decorative Thistle Leaves, Birds, Trophies and Coat-of-Arms Bearding Erased Arms of the Scalieri family of Verona


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The coat-of-arms on this carved, low-relief piece is the erased arms of the Scalieri family of Verona. The marble has been considerably chipped.
Provenance Scaliari Family, Verona [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Heilbronner [date and mode of acquisition unknown] (?); Glaenzer, New York [date and mode of acquisition unknown; William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Date] On inside: 1494
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters (?)

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Period
1494 (Renaissance)
Medium
reddish Verona marble
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
27.203
Measurements
H: 34 1/16 x Diam of top: 61 in. (86.5 x 155 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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