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Platter

Oval, with coiled snake on turf surrounded by water; on the sides of the dish are fish, frog, lizard and other animals.

Provenance

1893, gift of Mrs. Samuel Dennis Warren (Susan Cornelia Clarke Warren) (b.1825-d.1901) Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 17, 1893)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. S. D. Warren

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

93.1138

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware