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Catalog Number 2005.024.0017
Collection History Collection
Object Name Jar
Place of Origin China
Maker Unknown
Date 1872c
Material Ceramic
Dimensions H-5 W-3.75 inches
Notes Ginger jar. Hexagonal shapes in dark blue, reddish brown, grey, blue-green, and white, each with a naturalistic or stylized flower or tree and fence. Circular lid.

Brought back to Stony Brook from a trip to China in 1872 by Deborah Cleeves Dickerson Davis (1806-1872) and her daughter Mary Davis.
Credit line Bequest of Robert Bradley Fritz, 2005.