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Jug (Germany)

This is a jug. It was designed by Eduard Schweitzer and manufactured by Wachtersbach. It is dated ca. 1910 and we acquired it in 1999. Its medium is glazed earthenware, metal. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Victor Wiener. It is credited Gift of Victor Wiener.

  • Jug Jug
  • stoneware.
  • Gift of George R. Kravis II.
  • 2018-22-52

Its dimensions are

16.4h x 18.8w x 8d cm (6 7/16 x 7 3/8 x 3 1/8 in. )

Cite this object as

Jug (Germany); Designed by Eduard Schweitzer (German, 1870 - 1939); Manufactured by Waechtersbach (Germany); glazed earthenware, metal; 16.4h x 18.8w x 8d cm (6 7/16 x 7 3/8 x 3 1/8 in. ); Gift of Victor Wiener; 1998-63-3-a,b

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