User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Dish in the form of a leaf

Start collecting

Attributed to workshop of James Giles, London. Soft-paste porcelain, molded form of two overlapping cabbage leaves; painted shell and scroll border in black and puce with radiations at each end (called "Sun in splendor" pattern), center has large flower sprays and butterfly in polychrome...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson

about 1765

Object Place

England

Dimensions

3.81 x 19.68 x 26.03 cm (1 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1982.48

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain