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Covered bowl

Hemi-spherical with small baseband, domed cover with opening-bud finial. Mark: crossed swords with nick (to indicate decoration outside factory). Decorated with giled & wreathed medallion of jockey on horseback & landscape; on back: "Whynot / This horse W

Provenance

By 1941, the Winfield Foundation; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation

German,

Object Place

Germany

Accession Number

51.754a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain