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Jug

Polychromed marbled faience, white with blue, yellow manganese. molded base, round body, tapered neck, small spout, rounded handle. Engraved silver lid with coat-of-arms with rampant stag and crowned woman holding two snakes at hinge of cover and handle.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Lloyd E. Hawes

German, late 17th century

Object Place

Frankfurt, Germany

Accession Number

64.1942

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware