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Goat & Bee Jug

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Brown markings on goats, seated on green, and brown ground; bee in flower (facing down); jug decorated with insects and flowers; branch handle, attached white leaves, brown rimmed edge of jug as in early Chelsea. Unmarked. Study piece.

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 1745

Object Place

England

Dimensions

11.43 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.1071

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain