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Marks

Stamped into clay in circle with abstracted flower motif in center: GRUEBY FAIENCE CO. BOSTON U.S.A "147" stamped in type face Scratched into clay: "MEB" or "MCB"

Provenance

Anonymous gift in memory of John G. Pierce, 1965.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of John G. Pierce

American, about 1898–1900

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

31.43 x 13.97 x 13.97 cm (12 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

65.213

Medium or Technique

Glazed earthenware; Buff earthenware with applied decoration and matte glaze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware