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Moon flask

Designed by Henry Slater
Pinder, Bourne & Co.
Doulton Manufactory
ca. 1878–82
British, Burslem, Staffordshire
Lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed and gilt
Height: 13 5/8 in. (34.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Robert L. Isaacson Gift, 1988
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 556
The decoration was added by Doulton sometime after it acquired Pinder, Bourne & Co. in 1878.
Marking: Impressed on underside between feet: [1] Pinder Bourne, Burlsem [quite faint]; [2] 8 or S; printed in black on underside between feet: [1] U; [2] 6
[ P.J. Reeves, Ltd. , London, until 1989; sold to MMA ]
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