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1920.334 (RS209839)

Description

Greek redware inspired lekythos-shaped jug with black decoration. Cabling border around neck. Greek key border around shoulder and body. Winged female classical figure bearing helmet.

Details

Maker
Chelsea Keramic Art Works (Maker)
Date
1872-1878
Location of origin
Chelsea, MA, USA
Material
painting (coating)
redware
Object type
Containers
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
art pottery
Classical Revival (European revival style)
Jug
jugs (vessels)
painting (coating)
redware
Vessel
Dimensions
12 1/2 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.334
Credit Line
Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew
GUSN
6727

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