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Diogenes looking for an honest man

Maker:
Ralph Wood the Younger (British, Burslem 1748–1795 Burslem)
Date:
ca. 1770–80
Culture:
British, Burslem, Staffordshire
Medium:
Lead-glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Height: 12 1/4 in. (31.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, 1938
Accession Number:
38.15
Not on view
Inscription: Impressed on pedestal, on one side: DIO / GENES; impressed: LOOKING / FOR A / HONEST / MA[N]

Sticker on rear of base: E. HEWITT'S COLLECTION HANLEY STAFFS No. 301

Sticker inside base: 49. 61

Marking: Unmarked
Edwin Hewitt , Hanley, Staffordshire ; Mrs. Wood , Henley Hall, England (by 1912) ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1938; to MMA)
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