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Octagonal, fluted sides, narrow patterned borders in blue, almost flat shoulder to upright collar (cover missing). Blue sprigs on shoulder. Marked: crude S in blue on bottom.

Provenance

By 1941, the Winfield Foundation; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation

English, about 1770

Object Place

England

Dimensions

8.73 x 6.82 cm (3 7/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.761

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain