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Heavy pear-shape; mottled brownish-yellow glaze except at base; ornamented on shoulders with applied moulds in various forms: pears, pomegranates, rosettes, masks, lilies, armorial escutcheons, symbolic heart, and IHS with cross & nails on lozenge. On lower part impressed rays. Grooves & raised...

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Credit Line

Gift of Arthur M. Horne

Italian, 17th–19th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

30.48 x 28.57 x 27.94 cm (12 x 11 1/4 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

42.531

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware