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Jug

Mottled brown stoneware; globular body with cylindrical neck; molded handle and base; band of silver with strapwork design and 16 74 HLD pricked on edge around neck, leaves around base.

Provenance

By 1916, Frank Gair Macomber; 1933, gift of Frank Gair Macomber to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Frank Gair Macomber

German, about 1600

Object Place

Germany

Accession Number

33.633

Medium or Technique

Salt-glazed stoneware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware