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White, hexagonal curved body with cylindrical neck. Raised bird & flower motives in panels. Bases chipped.

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund J. Katz to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 10, 1954)

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

German, 1715–20

Object Place

Meissen, Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 11.6 x 10.2 x 10.2 cm (4 9/16 x 4 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

54.682

Medium or Technique

Bottger porcelain with molded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain