- Museum number
Object: Vase antique de porphyre
Series: Les gemmes et joyaux de la Couronne
Porphyry vase, known as "aigle de Suger"; porphyry vase set in eagle-shaped mount consisting of silver-gilt spout, handles and foot in the shape of, respectively, an eagle's head, wings and talons. c.1865
Etching, with surface tone
- Production date
- 1865 (c.)
Height: 388 millimetres (plate-mark)
Width: 288 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- See 1871,0610.823 for comment.
The vase is in the Louvre, MR 422.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number