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Covered dish with strainer

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Glazed dish with inset strainer and separate cover; dish on raised foot with blue border; off-white inner section with perforations; lid with blue lower edge, off white upper section, loop handle in blue, and central poolychrome medallion with image of a goose in a landscape and the initials...

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Provenance

Commissioned by Helen (Mrs. James J.) Storrow, the founder and benefactor of the pottery, for her family table; the service descended to Helen's son, James, and then to her grandson, James Storrow; to MFA, 1999, gift of James Storrow.

Credit Line

Gift of the Storrow Family

American, about 1924

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1999.555a-c

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware