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Redware, on elliptical foot with band of reeding. Female masks on sides. Gilt metal top, fastened at molded rim, has scalloped edge & band of repousse, open scrolls support flame finial (metal contemporary?).

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

German, about 1710–15

Object Place

Meissen, Germany

Dimensions

20.32 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

54.673

Medium or Technique

Red stoneware; later gilt metal top

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware