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Cream jug

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Bulbous, fluted with scalloped rim and broad lip. Double scroll handle with grip. Pine tree and "Long Liza" holding fan on both sides. 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, about 1753

Object Place

England

Dimensions

8.89 cm (3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.1029

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain