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Jug

Stoneware; decorated with rosettes in dark blue and gray on a dark blue ground; the original handle has been broken off and replaced by a metal one, reinforced by a band about the neck; the cover is missing.

Provenance

1908, gift of the estate of Mrs. Isaphene M. Wheelwright through William Lawrence Underwood to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the estate of Mrs. Isaphene M. Wheelwright

German, 17th century

Object Place

Germany

Accession Number

08.8

Medium or Technique

Salt-glazed stoneware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware