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Decorated in colors with a bust of Pius VI, flanked by pyramids with long biographical inscriptions in German.

Provenance

Igo Levi, Lucerne. 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 1782

Dimensions

Height: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1088

Medium or Technique

Pewter-mounted Tin-glazed earthenware (faience)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery