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1953

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Milk Jug And Cover (Germany), ca. 1790

This is a Milk jug and cover. It is dated ca. 1790 and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Georgiana L. McClellan. It is credited Bequest of Georgiana L. McClellan.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 10 x 7.2 x 9.5 cm (3 15/16 x 2 13/16 x 3 3/4 in.) Other: 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Mark: T (underglaze blue); 4 (incised).

Cite this object as

Milk Jug And Cover (Germany), ca. 1790; glazed porcelain; H x W x D: 10 x 7.2 x 9.5 cm (3 15/16 x 2 13/16 x 3 3/4 in.) Other: 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in.); Bequest of Georgiana L. McClellan; 1953-17-12-a,b

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