Flagons

Tall pouring vessels which have a single handle and a hinged lid with a finial and thumbpiece. Usually without a lip or spout; intended to be used for serving wine.

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Go Historic ID
22140
Names
flagons
flagon
livery pots
pots, livery
stoups
schenkkannen Dutch
schenkkan Dutch

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Tall pouring vessels which have a single handle and a hinged lid with a finial and thumbpiece. Usually without a lip or spout; intended to be used for serving wine.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300196545. The J. Paul Getty Trust.