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Camel Potpourri Vase and Cover

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White, recumbent, with pierced conical cover forming a pot-pourri vase

Provenance

By 1992, Jorg Schwiete (dealer), Hanover, Germany; December 29, 1992, sold by Schwiete to Edward M. Pflueger (b. 1905 - d. 1997) and Kiyi Powers Pflueger (b. 1915 - d. 2008), New York; 2006, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 26, 2006)

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

French, about 1748

Object Place

Strasbourg, France

Dimensions

Height: 25.4 cm (10 in.)

Accession Number

2006.931a-b

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics