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Cistern

Maker:
Possibly by the workshop of Orazio Fontana (Italian, Urbino, ca. 1510–1576)
Date:
ca. 1545
Culture:
Italian, Urbino
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 11 1/8 × 21 1/2 × 19 7/8 in. (28.3 × 54.6 × 50.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.282
Not on view
Inscription: Sticker: Glasgow Art Collections and Museums.

Marking: Unmarked
J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York ; George and Florence Blumenthal (before 1926–until her death in 1930) ; George Blumenthal , New York (1930–41; to MMA)
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