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Pear shaped jug with silver cover and shell thumb piece, attached to handle, white ground with religious scene and landscape in blue, above the words "Sainte Anne"; group of three figures, over head two angels holding laurel wreath. Handle and rim decorated with scrolls and flowers.

Marks

conflated AK on underside; indecipherable marks on inside cover

Provenance

By 1965, Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

Dutch, about 1686–1701

Dimensions

Overall: 23.4 x 16.7 x 12.8cm (9 3/16 x 6 9/16 x 5 1/16in.)

Accession Number

65.2140

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware with underglaze decoration; silver cover

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware