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Delicately painted flowers; the cover has flower bud for knob; a bird's beak for spout.

Provenance

Acquired in Lausanne, Switzerland by Mr. and Mrs. George W. Wales; Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George W. Wales to the MFA in 1895 (Accession Date: March 28, 1895)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales

Swiss, about 1775

Object Place

Zurich, Switzerland

Dimensions

9.2 x 16.2 x 9.1 cm (3 5/8 x 6 3/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.475a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain