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Flask

German
1664
Made at Kreussen


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

21.59 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

68.142a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Applied oval panels forming hexagonal shape trimmed in red, blue, yellow chain motif with basket-weave interior pattern in blue, white and gold; panels connected by head atop floral decoration, above inscription “ANNO Dominii Christi 1664”; red, white and blue floral motifs and striping at foot and neck. Pewter foot and molded lip with heavy flat tip stopper with handle. Two touch marks on top.

Credit Line

Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of the late Dorothy Ball