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Pillpot or drug jar

White glazed. Globular with molded foot, bottom unglazed. Curved shoulder and narrow rim. Decorated in blue: T:DEMYRRH in shaped panel, birds, branches and basket above, cherub's head with tassels and swags below.

Credit Line

Gift of Lloyd E. Hawes

early 17th century

Object Place

England

Accession Number

63.2685

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware