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Painted with a crowned mirror monogram in puce above the date 1777, between tied branches and with flowersprays to either side, the cover with EAL 1778.

Inscription

Painted with a crown monogram in puce and the date 1777 between tied branches. The pewter cover engraved with "EAL 1778"

Provenance

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

German, 1777

Dimensions

Height: 35.6 cm (14 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1065

Medium or Technique

Pewter-mounted Tin-glazed earthenware (faience)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery