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Pilgrim bottle

Maker:
Workshop of Orazio Fontana
Date:
ca. 1550
Culture:
Italian, Urbino
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 14 15/16 x 9 x 5 3/8 in. (37.9 x 22.9 x 13.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.385a, b
Not on view
Possibly Sir Andrew Fountaine (until 1884; sale, the Andrew Fountaine collection, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, June 16–19, 1884, no. 225, possibly MMA piece, but no record of its companion [32.100.384 ab]); Michael Friedsam (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)
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