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The Parson (part of a "Tithe Pig" group)

Maker:
Ralph Wood the Younger (1748–1795)
Date:
ca. 1770
Culture:
British, Burslem, Staffordshire
Medium:
Lead-glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Height: 11 1/4 in. (28.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, 1937
Accession Number:
37.48.1
Not on view
Inscription: Incised on pedestal: I WILL / HAVE NO / CHILD / THO THE / X. PIG IIC (?).

Label on underside: Frank Partridge collection, no. 1.
[ Frank Partridge , London, by ca. 1923 ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1937; to MMA)
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