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Lead-glazed earthenware. Hexagonal body with molded chinoiserie decoration on six panels including scenes of a boy with a bird and a woman with a bowl of fruit and a child. Floral-molded spout. Cabbage leaf handle. Lid and shoulder are scroll-molded. Finial is in the form of a flower. Green...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard C. Paine

English (Staffordshire), about 1760

Object Place

Staffordshire, Staffordshire, England

Dimensions

12.06 x 18.41 cm (4 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1977.649a-b

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware