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On square base, blindfolded, loose white tunic, yellow collar and cuffs, blue ribbon at waist loose overskirt. Sandlas with gilded soles. Scales at left and in hand, yellow pans, gold supports. Sword (broken) upright in right hand. At left foot, weight (?) for scale. Unmarked.

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

15.24 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

1988.601

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain