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Tureen with Lid; Alaska Pattern

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Glazed earthenware with transfer printed decoration
DATES 1882-1888
DIMENSIONS tureen: 2 3/4 x 12 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. (7.0 x 31.0 x 19.0 cm) lid: 2 1/2 x 10 x 7 1/2 in. (6.2 x 25.4 x 19.0 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS (A) On underside of body, printed in brown: [Banner] with "ALASKA" written inside. Below banner, "H & R". Impressed on underside of body, shape of diamond with circle fused at one point. Impressed on rim of foot, [Maker's mark of four small rectangular dots]. (B) On underside of lid, printed in brown: [Banner] with "ALASKA" written inside. Below banner, "H & R". Impressed on underside of lid, shape of diamond with circle fused at one point.
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 1993.209.157a-b
CREDIT LINE Gift of Paul F. Walter
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CAPTION Possibly Wellington Works Hall & Read. Tureen with Lid; Alaska Pattern, 1882-1888. Glazed earthenware with transfer printed decoration, tureen: 2 3/4 x 12 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. (7.0 x 31.0 x 19.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1993.209.157a-b. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE top, CUR.1993.209.157b_top.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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Tureen with Lid; Alaska Pattern