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Pomade box and tray

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Pomade box and tray (one piece). a- lid, b-box. Box in form of plum, cover with twig finial three green leaves at side. Tray a large leaf heavily veined on under side. Mark: red circle in cover; circle and two swords at right angles in red underglaze on b

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

English, about 1753

Object Place

England

Dimensions

5.08 x 20.32 cm (2 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.887a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain