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Orange

Date:
ca. 1750–75
Culture:
Dutch, Delft
Medium:
Tin-glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Overall (approximate): 2 1/2 × 3 1/2 in. (6.4 × 8.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1894
Accession Number:
94.4.49
Not on view
This is one of a set of twelve (see 94.4.38–.49) Delftware polychromed figures in the shapes of fruit including apples, figs, lemons, and pears.
Henry G. Marquand (until 1894; to MMA)
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