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Figure of a Turk

Woman: ren crowned white turban, fur lined pink coat, stylized flowers in brown green and gold. White under-skirt, gold fringe red shoes. 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 1770

Object Place

England

Accession Number

1988.1044

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain