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Yellowish-green lead glaze. On ball feet in 2 tiers decorated with plaquettes of Virtues in relief, Temperance emptying one vessel in another, Faith with a cross. Urn (with chipped rim) on one side; flat top; chimney in rear with arched oven door at base. 2nd tier supported in front on columns....

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1960, with Wilhelm Henrich, Frankfurt; 1960, sold by Henrich to the MFA for $1,200 [see note]. (Accession Date: December 14, 1960) NOTE: Sold together with MFA accession nos. 60.1302-60.1305.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Lloyd E. Hawes

German (possibly Nuremberg), Late 16th century,

Object Place

Nurnberg (?)


Legacy dimension: H. 11 7/8"

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Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware




Ceramics, Pottery