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Creampot

Elers type. Redware, globular body on broad base with tiny rim. Scroll handle, triangular spout. Applied decoration of oriental under umbrella at front, flanked by scrolls, posts & sprigs.

Provenance

1956; bequest of George Washington Wales by exchange to the MFA for $80.

Credit Line

Bequest of George Washington Wales, by exchange

about 1740

Object Place

England

Accession Number

56.260

Medium or Technique

Red stoneware, lead-glazed

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware