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Milk jug with cover

Factory:
Gotha (German, 1757–1900)
Date:
ca. 1780
Culture:
German, Thuringia (Gotha)
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1954
Accession Number:
54.147.5a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside: [1] R (Gotha factory mark)

Impressed under glaze on underside: [2] an illegible letter or number
[ Wittekind , before 1954; sold to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1954; to MMA)
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