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1998.5754 (RS33243)

Description

Jug with mazarine blue finish with gold leaf decoration. Gold leaf lustre on top and bottom of jug. Palm fronds and bird motif on both sides. Gold leaf scroll decoration on bracket handle.

Details

Maker
New England Pottery Company (Maker)
Date
1886-1889
Inscriptions
Stamp on bottom: ""N. Eng/ Pottery/ c.1890"" ""219"" written in gold pen ""19"" and ""P-1572"" on 2 stickers ""Rieti""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
painting (image-making)
Object type
Containers
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
glazing (coating)
Jug
jugs (vessels)
Painted
painting (image-making)
Vessel
Dimensions
9 1/2 x 9 x 10 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5754
GUSN
26360

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