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Pitcher

Black basalt ware, decorated with acanthus leaf on nose and handle, and two zones of upright flutings.

Provenance

1883, gift of Caroline Louise Williams French, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 18, 1883)

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Louise Williams French

England,

Object Place

England

Accession Number

83.413

Medium or Technique

Stoneware (basalt ware)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware