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Hanging holy water stoup in the figure of St. Veronica

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Holding veil of Christ which forms container; veil trimmed in purple and green with head of Christ in center; St. Veronica faces to her left and slightly downwards, wears yellow and green veil; flowered robe with yellow cuffs, and green with blue trim on

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson

Hungarian, late 18th century

Object Place



23.81 cm (9 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware




Ceramics, Pottery