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Rhenish stoneware, Westerwald type; identifier pw208
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  • Common name Rhenish stoneware, Westerwald type
  • Class Rounded Jug
  • Height 300mm
  • Identifier PW208
  • Production centre in the Westerwald region of the north Rhineland, Germany
  • Distribution throughout northern Europe and to America
  • Use storage of liquid
  • Date Mid 18th century AD
  • Detail monogram `GR'
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