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Large glazed plate with blue rim, off-white inner circle, and central polychrome medallion decorated with a goose in a landscape and the initials "JJS" in black.


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Buff earthenware; wheel-thrown, with incised and glazed decoration




Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware