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Jug with sailing ships

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Provenance

Given to MFA by George W. Wales, Aug 1885. Bought in London.

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales

Turkish, Iznik, Ottoman, fourth quarter of the 16th century

Object Place

Iznik, Turkey

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 21.4 cm (8 7/16 in.) x 13.3 d (5 1/4 in)

Accession Number

85.481

Medium or Technique

Composite body (quartz, glass grit, and clay), with colors painted on white slip under clear glaze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics