Alms Bowl

Dutch or Germanic, late medieval

Brass. Remarkable bowl, showing the Lamb and Flag. The lamb was the Agnus Dei, Jesus Christ who died for our sins shwn with a graphic spear wound bleeding into a communion chalice. The flag stood for the Resurrection. Good condition with age appropriate wear.Small holes worn by polishing. Suspension loop added.

10" diam, 2-5/8" deep.
 
$1,975
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