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Covered Jar

Lead-glazed earthenware. Cylindrical jar with relief decoration of continuous festoons suspended from rams' heads holding ribbons terminating in trophies. Laurel band at base. Gold edges on jar and cover. Lid has patera motif with gold-colored mushroom finial and clover motif. Dark blue ground...

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Marks

Impressed marks: "WEDGWOOD" and "4 1/4 "

Credit Line

Bequest of Walter B. Hacker

English, about 1870s

Object Place

England

Accession Number

1987.534a-b

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery