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Deep dish. Painted in underglaze blue, double-lined scrolls and flowers with the 8 Buddhist emblems of "Good Luck" in scalloped curving rim. Landscape with two horsemen, dog and rabbit shot by arrow. Mark with T.

Marks

Crossed swords underglaze blue with dot and the letter T, all enclosed in a double circle

Provenance

J. J. Klejman, New York, New York (dealer). Sold February 11, 1963 to R. Thornton Wilson [see note 1]; 1965, gift of R. Thornton Wilson. (Accession date: January 13, 1965) NOTES: [1] From 1963 until it was made a gift, this object was on loan to the MFA from R. Thornton Wilson.

Credit Line

Gift of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson

German, about 1730–40

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

Overall (Diameter): 27.9 cm (11 in.); H. 5.1 cm (2 in.)

Accession Number

65.35

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with underglaze blue decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain