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Greenish white, soft paste. molded design on panels, each painted with polychrome bouquets. Red border near upper edge and on cover. Pink and blue border on lower part like the Chelsea colors. When looking through the porcelain it has a yellow-green tint

Provenance

Lent by Charles A. King, Dec. 2, 1916; Gift of Mrs. Charles A. King to the MFA in 1939 (Accession Date: February 9, 1939)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles A. King

English, about 1770

Object Place

England

Dimensions

18.5 x 20 x 11.8 cm (7 5/16 x 7 7/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

39.300a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain