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Hooded blue cape with white and blue habit, blue shoes and base: facial features outlined in blue. Foot of base unglazed. 4 small chips in front of base, 3 chips back; some chips around bottom edge of cape.

Credit Line

Gift of R. Thornton Wilson

early 18th century

Object Place

Delft, The Netherlands


30.48 cm (12 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware




Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware