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Six large cockle-shells on green stems with other small shells; bordered with pink and with bunches of flowers inside; much restored. Similar one called "Sweet meat stand Chelsea" in S. Kensington Museum.

Provenance

Mrs. Richard Baker Collection. Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1896, gift of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson, from the collection of Mrs. Richard Baker

English,

Object Place

England

Dimensions

18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.872

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain