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Covered tureen

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Artist Unknown (France)

Date

c. 1755

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G324
Covered tureen, Artist Unknown (France)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Tin-glazed earthenware
Size: 8 3/4 x 8 x 11 1/2 in. (22.23 x 20.32 x 29.21 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, France, Niderviller, Strasbourg
Culture: Europe, France, Niderviller
Style: 18th century
Physical Description: Beyerle period covered faience tureen; lid finial of lobster, mushroom and leeks; decoration of flowers in delicate rococo style all over body
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mrs. John P. Rutherfurd in memory of her father, Mr. Thomas Shevlin
Accession Number: 54.27.59a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009