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In early 2017, our fourth floor will be transformed into a new destination for historical education and innovation. During the current renovation, objects from our permanent collection are on view throughout the Museum.
An Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti: comprehending a view of the principal transactions in the revolution of Saint Domingo; with its antient and modern state
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Overall: 4 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 4 in. ( 11.4 x 14 x 10.2 cm )
Lead glazed earthenware (pearlware, also known as Pratt ware) pitcher with molded central oval reserve flanked by partial concentric circles; reserve contains two men's faces, bellflowers painted in circles in silver luster and orange enamel.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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