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Apothecary jar

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White ground, laurel wreath enclosing arabesque bands and inscription "Loc Papauro"; Cracked, No mark.

Provenance

Before 1875, Alessandro Castellani (1823-1883), Rome; 1875, gift of Castellani to George Washington Wales, Boston.

Credit Line

Bequest of George Washington Wales

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Italian (Deruta), early 16th century

Object Place

Tuscany, Italy

Dimensions

13.02 x 21.59 cm (5 1/8 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

03.209

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery