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Green, brown, yellow and white mottle with flowers and figures in relief; three legs. Spout chipped. Whieldon

Provenance

Lent by Mrs. T. O. Richardson, Nov. 21, 1907; Bequest of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA in 1925 (Accession Date: June 4, 1925)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson

English (Staffordshire), about 1740–60

Object Place

England

Dimensions

13.8 x 18.9 x 11 cm (5 7/16 x 7 7/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.277a-b

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware (creamware)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware