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Large dish

Red clay, and lead glaze. Relief decoration representing the Adoration of the Magi. Relief border and ANNO 1787. Incised inscription in an oval. Colors green, brown and cream.

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

1787

Object Place

Germany

Accession Number

19.1246

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery