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MEDIUM Blue glazed earthenware
  • Place Made: England
  • DATES ca. 1850
    DIMENSIONS 6 7/8 x 6 3/4 x 5 1/4 in. (17.5 x 17.1 x 13.3 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Unmarked Small white circular blank adhesive label on base
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 2000.126.7
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Gretchen Adkins
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Jug, ca. 1850. Blue glazed earthenware, 6 7/8 x 6 3/4 x 5 1/4 in. (17.5 x 17.1 x 13.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Gretchen Adkins, 2000.126.7. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, CUR.2000.126.7_view1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2013
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Blue glazed relief-molded earthenware jug of octagonal form, featuring decorative panels of Chinese men that cant inward towards top, large pulled spout, molded and applied C shape handle and raised octagonal foot. Condition: Very good, minor firing imperfections on body and foot.
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