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1925

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1935

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Jar And Lid (Germany)

This is a Jar and lid. It was manufactured by Velten Vordamm. It is dated ca. 1930 and we acquired it in 2000. Its medium is glazed earthenware. 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.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 13.6 x 13.2 x 13.2cm (5 3/8 x 5 3/16 x 5 3/16in.)

It has the following markings

On underside, stamped in blue: Dec. F.142 / [marking in shape of half infinity sign topped with scalloped edge, and line below]

Cite this object as

Jar And Lid (Germany); Manufactured by Velten Vordamm (Germany); glazed earthenware; H x W x D: 13.6 x 13.2 x 13.2cm (5 3/8 x 5 3/16 x 5 3/16in.); Gift of Victor Wiener; 2000-47-14-a,b

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