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No. 47 Jar And Cover, 1885

This is a Jar and cover. It was designed by William Auckland and decorated by Matthew Andrew Daly and manufactured by Rookwood Pottery. It is dated 1885 and we acquired it in 1984. Its medium is glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by William Goodman and Marcia Goodman. It is credited Gift of Marcia and William Goodman.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 13.3 x 8.9 cm (5 1/4 x 3 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Artist's monogram incised on bottom: "M A. D"; impressed on bottom: "47D / ROOKWOOD / 1885 / S" (S designates the clay color: SAGE)

Cite this object as

No. 47 Jar And Cover, 1885; Designed by William Auckland ; USA; glazed earthenware; H x diam.: 13.3 x 8.9 cm (5 1/4 x 3 1/2 in.); Gift of Marcia and William Goodman; 1984-84-16-a,b

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