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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.

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

Accession Number

1999.562

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware