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Plaque

Cream clay, white tin glaze, landscape in blue, yellow, green and manganese. Edge chipped. Date, 1777, in underglaze blue on back.

Marks

1777 in underglaze blue on reverse

Provenance

John Pickering Lyman (b. 1847 - d. 1914), Portsmouth, NH; by descent to Theodora Lyman (d. 1919), Portsmouth; 1919, gift of Theodora Lyman to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 18, 1919)

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman

Dutch, 19th century

Object Place

Delft, The Netherlands

Accession Number

19.1234

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware