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Unglazed; red clay; two square handles springing from acanthus leaves at top.

Provenance

By 1880, Royal Porcelain Manufactory of Saxony, Meissen, Germany; 1880, gift of the Royal Porcelain Manufactory of Saxony through Richard Briggs to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 1, 1880)

Credit Line

Gift of the Royal Porcelain Manufactory of Saxony

German (Meissen), about 1710–15

Object Place

Meissen, Germany

Dimensions

9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

80.511a-b

Medium or Technique

Red stoneware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware