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Jug

Brown stoneware; squat body has wide cylindrical neck and ruffled base. Silver band around neck is finely engraved with scrolls and birds and extends slightly on short handle.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Frank Gair Macomber

German, 16th century

Object Place

Germany

Accession Number

33.636

Medium or Technique

Salt-glazed stoneware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware