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Overall: 5 x 5 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. ( 12.7 x 14 x 9.5 cm )
Lead glazed earthenware (redware) pitcher covered in copper luster with blue band with three molded images in purple/pink luster of a spotted dog (whippet), bulls, and basket of flowers; beading around rim.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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