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Figure of a woman

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Standing holding an animal in a basket. Wearing a pale yellow headdress, lavendar coat with cuffs and lining in green, red skirt. Flowered pedestal. (Finger missing) Mark: GOLD ANCHOR of the Transition period.

Provenance

By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine

English, 1759–70

Object Place

England

Dimensions

14.61 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

30.337

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain