This polychrome faience lotus bud was an architectural embellishment and may have been part of a larger artificial bouquet.
By 1988: Peter Lacovara, Brookline, Mass. (purchased from Astarte Gallery, London); 1988: given to the MFA by Peter Lacovara. (Accession Date: June 15, 1988)
Gift of Peter Lacovara in memory of Dows Dunham