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Green lead glaze. Rectangular base. First tier supported by reclining lions in front, S scrolls in rear; band of alternating animal masks and scrolled medallions; above, inserts of raised urn with flowers in arch, nude figures at corners, cornice divides smaller second tier of similar decoration...

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Provenance

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, late 16th century

Object Place

Nurnberg (?)

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 12 1/2" base 6 3/4"

Accession Number

60.1304

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery