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Salt Cellar

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Crayfish salt like 30.356 but crayfish in opposite direction and with rocks in natural colors. Peach fluorescence.

Inscription

unmarked

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 (London), about 1745–49

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 14 x 12.7 cm (2 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

1988.710

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain