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Langnau earthenware wash basin

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An image of Wash Basin. Production place: Langnau, Switzerland. Lead-glazed earthenware.

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Wash Basin. Production place: Langnau, Switzerland. Lead-glazed earthenware.

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  • Accession Number: C.1897-1928
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/13.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Amy Jugg
  • Image height: 813 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 6.10.1 (Macintosh)
  • Filesize: 119.17kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 13/1

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Department Fitz_AA Langnau Material Medium Nationalities Object Type Places Names Predominant Colours Swiss basin earthenware glazed green lead-glazed lemon (colour) pottery wash basin yellow

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