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Pierced dish

Ajoure with an over-all design of strap work arabesques in pale blue, & rosettes in cream color, brown & green.


Baron Gustave de Rothschild (b. 1829 - d. 1911); by descent to his grandson, Baron Henri de Lambert (b. 1887 - d. 1933) and his wife, Baroness Johanna von Reininghaus de Lambert (b. 1899 - d. 1960), Brussels and New York; March 7, 1941, Baroness Lambert sale, Parke-Bernet, New York, lot 124, to Arnold, Seligmann Rey and Co., New York, for the MFA for $150. (Accession Date: March 13, 1941)

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund

French (possibly Normandy), 16th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware




Ceramics, Pottery