Lomellini Ewer

On display


  • Title

    Lomellini Ewer

  • Artist/maker

    Anonymous Italian (goldsmith)
  • Associated place

    Genoa (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    silver; Embossing, Chasing

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    46.1 cm (height)
    2595 g (weight)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased with funding from the France Bequest Fund and the Central Purchase Fund, with the assistance of the Art Fund, the V&A Purchase Grant Fund, and the Friends of the Ashmolean, 1974.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 56 | Arts of the Renaissance
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Penny, Nicholas, Catalogue of European Sculpture in the Ashmolean Museum: 1540 to the Present Day, 3 vols (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1992)

Piper, David, and Christopher White, Treasures of the Ashmolean Museum: An Illustrated Souvenir of the Collections, revised edn (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1995), illus. p. 67 fig. 67

Schroder, Timothy, British and Continental Gold and Silver in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, 2009), 452

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