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Covered tureen

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Artist Unknown (France)

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c. 1748-1754

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: 7 3/4 x 13 3/4 x 8 1/4 in. (19.7 x 34.9 x 21.0 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, France, Strasbourg
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 18th century
Inscriptions: Mark 'R', underside of lid
Physical Description: Diamond shaped two-handled faience covered tureen with four scroll feet, decorated with polychrome flowers and insects; stylized artichoke finial
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mrs. John P. Rutherfurd in memory of her father, Mr. Thomas Shevlin
Accession Number: 54.27.62a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009