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On round base with applied flowers, Yellow turban, pink lined white coat, black buttons, light blue apron, yellow flowered breeches with lacings, black shoes. Holds flowered platter with two cooked birds, apron under it, with both hands at left. 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 1755

Object Place

England

Dimensions

16.51 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.596

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain