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ca. 1750–70
British, Staffordshire
Lead-glazed earthenware (creamware)
Height: 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1920
Accession Number:
Not on view
Robert Gilchrist (until 1920; his sale, American Art Association, New York, December 6–7, 1920, lot 68; sold to MMA)
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