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Painted in manganese and blue with the arms of Bavaria beneath an Electoral crown within a palmette surround, the shallow domed cover with ball thumb piece and plain foot rim.

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, about 1775

Dimensions

Height: 20.3 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1146

Medium or Technique

Pewter-mounted tin-glazed earthenware (faience)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics