Overall: 14 7/8 x 8 x 5 1/2 in. ( 37.8 x 20.3 x 14 cm )
Flagon with hinged flat-topped lid with inscription and offset orb finial, strap handle, crooked three-sided spout with small engraved eye on either side; on tapering columnar body; inscription with wriggled work, wreath under spout, spreading skirt base.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
engraved: on front: "[wreath] DIS IST/DER GERTNER/BELIEBUNG/HIRSCHENK KANNE/IN ROSTOCK/ANNO/1715"
engraved: on lid: "[wreath] NICODEMIS/CHRISTIAN/DABEL/1715."
marked: touch marks on handle
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.