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Provenance

To MFA, 1965, anonymous gift.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of John G. Pierce, Sr.

American, after 1903

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

3.17 x 10.79 x 6.98 cm (1 1/4 x 4 1/4 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.65.51a

Medium or Technique

Cast buff stoneware with applied decoration and matte glaze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware