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Sweetmeat Dish

Four shell-shaped 'bowls' supported on clusters of shells and seaweed. Undecorated, white glaze. Four shallow shells adjoin corners of larger bowls, unmarked. Condition: missing one sweetmeat "shell". Unmarked.

Provenance

By 1976, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From July 16, 1976, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, before 1748

Object Place

England

Accession Number

1988.1082

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain