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Pitcher, ca. 1750

This is a Pitcher. It was made by Ansbach Pottery and Porcelain Factory. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is tin-glazed earthenware, pewter. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 38.7 × 15.4 cm (15 1/4 × 6 1/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Underglaze blue: B

Cite this object as

Pitcher, ca. 1750; Made by Ansbach Pottery and Porcelain Factory (Germany); tin-glazed earthenware, pewter; H x diam.: 38.7 × 15.4 cm (15 1/4 × 6 1/16 in.); 1955-131-1

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