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Large dish

Earthenware with yellow lead glaze on front and sgraffito decoration of double-headed birds, leaves, etc.separated by a horizontal band that matches the border. Touched with green and orange. Edge chipped.

Provenance

By 1915, Theodora Lyman, Boston; 1919, gift of Miss Theodora Lyman to the MFA.

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman

Object Place

Germany (?)

Accession Number

19.1200

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware