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Cup

Pear-shaped on low foot with double bands of tooled surface. C shaped handle.

Provenance

From a Public House at Mendon, Suffolk. By 1923, with Gill & Reigate, London; 1923, sold by Gill & Reigate to the MFA for $1,480 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: December 6, 1923) NOTES: [1] MFA accession numbers 23.612-619, 621-628 were purchased together for $1,480.

Credit Line

Purchased from Gill and Reigate, London, from the Helen andAlice Colburn Fund

English (Nottingham), about 1740

Object Place

Nottingham, England

Accession Number

23.625

Medium or Technique

Salt-glazed stoneware, tooled decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware