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Cinque-foil vase

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On round splayed base, molded with scrolls, red lined, enclosing puce outlined panels of Chinese wheat sheaf pattern and original flowers. Unmarked.

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, around 1754–1755

Object Place

England

Dimensions

8.89 cm (3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.974

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain