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Lobed, scalloped and brown edged; across almost entire width a mackerel in natural colors over branch of fruited gooseberries and fennell; scattered insects and flowers. Peach fluorescence.

Marks

Mark: No. 4 in blue underglaze on reverse.

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

Charger

English, About 1752–58

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Diam.: 36.2cm (14 1/4in.)

Accession Number

1988.669

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain