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Lions, dragons & other beasts : aquamanilia of the Middle Ages, vessels for church and table / Peter Barnet and Pete Dandridge.

By: Barnet, Peter
Contributor(s): Dandridge, Pete | Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture | Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Publisher: London ; New Haven : Yale University Press, 2006Description: xi, 205 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0300116845Other title: Lions, dragons, and other beastsSubject(s): Aquamaniles -- Europe | Metalwork, Medieval | Decoration and ornament -- Animal forms -- EuropeDDC classification: 739.5/12 LOC classification: NK8427 | .B37 2006
Contents:
Beasts of every land and clime : an introduction to medieval aquamanilia / Peter Barnet -- A technical history of medieval aquamanilia / Pete Dandridge -- Nuremberg as a center of aquamanilia production / Ursula Mende -- Catalogue : aquamanilia from the Metropolitan Museum of Art and other collections / Peter Barnet and Pete Dandridge -- Checklist : exhibited works associated with aquamanilia / Leslie Bussis Tait -- Introduction to DVD insert, video recreation of the casting of a lion aquamanile.
Holdings
Item type Home library Collection Shelving location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode
Book British Museum
Conservation and Scientific Research Conservation & Scientific Research NK8427.B37 2006 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 00005405
Book British Museum
Britain Europe and Prehistory Shelves ME 2.6 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 54060000175959

"Published for The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture, New York, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, ny Yale University Press".

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Beasts of every land and clime : an introduction to medieval aquamanilia / Peter Barnet -- A technical history of medieval aquamanilia / Pete Dandridge -- Nuremberg as a center of aquamanilia production / Ursula Mende -- Catalogue : aquamanilia from the Metropolitan Museum of Art and other collections / Peter Barnet and Pete Dandridge -- Checklist : exhibited works associated with aquamanilia / Leslie Bussis Tait -- Introduction to DVD insert, video recreation of the casting of a lion aquamanile.