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Applied oval panels forming hexagonal shape trimmed in red, blue, yellow chain motif with basket-weave interior pattern in blue, white and gold; panels connected by head atop floral decoration, above inscription "ANNO Dominii Christi 1664"; red, white and blue floral motifs and striping at foot...

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Credit Line

Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of the late Dorothy Ball

German, 1664

Object Place

Germany

Accession Number

68.142a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware