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Round cream box with lid decorated with green lotus.

Inscription

lid: "S.E.G. / S.G." and "FL"; base: 12.7.12. / S.E.G. / S.G." and "FL"; and bowl shop label with pencil [illegible].

Provenance

Early history unknown; group inherited or purchased at auction or on Ebay by David L. Bloom, Boston, Massachusetts, between 1982 and 2005; 2008, given by David L. Bloom and family to the Museum (Accession Date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. David L. Bloom and Family in honor of his mother, Sara Galner Bloom

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

July 1912

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall (Lid): 1 x 7.9 cm (3/8 x 3 1/8 in.) Overall (Base): 3.8 x 7.6 cm (1 1/2 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1610

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with glaze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware