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Three Grooms Carousing

Lead-glazed earthenware. Rectangular plaque with arched top. Relief representation of three men grouped around a barrel. One standing and smoking a pipe, the second seated on a smaller barrel and slumped forward asleep with his head on his folded arms, the third seated on a tree stump drinking...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard C. Paine

English, about 1770–80

Object Place

Staffordshire, England

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware




Ceramics, Pottery