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Ewer

Date:
early 18th century
Culture:
Chinese
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain, silver
Dimensions:
Gr. H. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain-Export
Credit Line:
Purchase, Anonymous Gift, by exchange, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.84.46
Not on view
Inscription: (on obverse of medal) AVGVTA.VIN DE LIGORVUM/MDCXXVI; (on reverse of medal) CAES:FERD.II.P.F.GER.HVN:BOH:REX.IMP (Ferdinand II, King of Bohemia and Hungary, 1578-1637, r. 1619-37)

Marking: [1] F. (in underglaze blue, on underside of ewer)
[2] Amsterdam town mark (on silver mounts)
[3] illegible (on silver mount)
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