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Ewer

Date:
early 18th century
Culture:
Chinese, for Dutch market
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain, silver
Dimensions:
Height: 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 [trans.: Ferdinand II, King of Bohemia and Hungary, 1578-1637, r. 1619-37]

Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of ewer: [1] F.

Struck on silver mounts: [2] Amsterdam town mark; [3] illegible
Anonymous Former owner
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