Black and white Jasper, slight chips on base. "copy No. 7.. the so-called Apsley Pellatt-Rickman copy" Black metal mirrored stand.
According to tradition, 1829, purchased from the Wedgwood factory by Apsley Pellatt (1791-1863), London; by 1875, Mr. Rickman; before 1956, Miss E. Fisher, [London ?]; October 30, 1956, Miss E. Fisher, et al. sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 91; Lloyd E. Hawes, Wellesley, MA; 1958, gift of Lloyd E. Hawes to MFA (Accession Date: April 10, 1958)
Gift of Dr. Lloyd E. Hawes