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Reclining on red marbled jar from which water pours. Green frons and few raised flowers (chipped) on base. Body tinted flesh color. Mark: RED ANCHOR. Damaged on leg and body. Set with 30.274.

Provenance

By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930).

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine

English, 1750–58

Object Place

England

Dimensions

12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

30.273

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain