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Urn, ca. 1780

This is a Urn. It was manufactured by Olérys and Laugier's pottery factory. It is dated ca. 1780 and we acquired it in 2017. Its medium is tin-glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Eugene V. Thaw. It is credited Gift of Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw.

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 50 × 32 × 26 cm (19 11/16 × 12 5/8 × 10 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Interlaced "OL"

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Urn, ca. 1780; Manufactured by Olérys and Laugier's pottery factory ; tin-glazed earthenware; H x W x D: 50 × 32 × 26 cm (19 11/16 × 12 5/8 × 10 1/4 in.); Gift of Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw; 2017-20-4

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Moustier Ceramics: Gifts from the Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw Collection.

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