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White with decoration in blue, groups of figures in Chinese style.

Marks

hand-drawn mark "SVE", VIII, in blue.

Provenance

1908, gift of Seth K. Sweetser. (Accession date: May 1, 1908)

Credit Line

Gift of Seth K. Sweetser

Dutch (Delft), 1674–86

Object Place

Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 19.5 cm (9 13/16 x 7 11/16 in.) Other (Overall): 19.6cm (7 11/16in.)

Accession Number

08.475

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware with cobalt decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware