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Soft-paste porcelain, fluted top border of royal blue and green shagreen, around base tooled gilding of scrolls, diaper, shells and florettes; four sqags of natural flowers in polychrome enamels in white panels. Mark: cup only, script W in underglaze blue

Provenance

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson to the MFA in 1982 (Accession Date: January 13, 1982)

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson

English, about 1775

Object Place

England

Dimensions

4.7 x 9.4 x 7.4 cm (1 7/8 x 3 11/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1982.56a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain