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Large glazed bowl with off-white lower section and blue band at rim; exterior with central polychrome medallion embellished with goose in a landscape and the initials "JJS" in black; interior with blue band at rim and off-white bottom.

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

11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1999.543

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware