There is one other image of this object. This object has no known copyright, and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the color darkolivegreen dimgrey grey darkgrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1925

  • We acquired this object.

2005

2015

2019

  • You found it!

Mount (probably Italy), late 18th–early 19th century

This is a Mount. It is dated late 18th–early 19th century and we acquired it in 1925. Its medium is gilt and coppered bronze with pewter or lead surround. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mary A. Peoli. It is credited Gift of Mary A. Peoli.

Its dimensions are

L x W: 5.1 × 6.3 cm (2 in. × 2 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Mount (probably Italy), late 18th–early 19th century; gilt and coppered bronze with pewter or lead surround; L x W: 5.1 × 6.3 cm (2 in. × 2 1/2 in.); Gift of Mary A. Peoli; 1925-3-13

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Excavating Design: 18th-century Drawings and Prints from the Permanent Collection.

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18311675/ |title=Mount (probably Italy), late 18th–early 19th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=20 January 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>