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Bottle

Date:
1800–1900
Geography:
Made in Mexico
Culture:
Mexican
Medium:
Tin-glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Robert W. de Forest, 1911
Accession Number:
17.108.11
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Another type of polychrome ware entered production during the early decades of the nineteenth century. It deployed a diverse panoply of restrained classicizing ornament and a distinctive tone of mauve against a cream ground.
Albert Pepper, Mexico City; Mrs. Robert W. de Forest, New York, until 1911
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