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Bulbous with straight baseband, triangular lip, scroll handle with bifurcated lower joining. Polychrome sailboat with islands, and Chinese woman at fence. Scattered insects. 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 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

7 x 7.2 x 4.9 cm (2 3/4 x 2 13/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1988.1028

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain