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Negro with basket

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Similar to B187 but with applied flowers at interlacing of oval basket, and in color. Striped turban, tellow cloth, rose stripes and blue flowers. Tree trunk shorter. Inside basket flowers and butterfly.


By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From December 27, 1972, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1750

Object Place



21.59 x 10.16 x 12.7 cm (8 1/2 x 4 x 5 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain




Ceramics, Porcelain