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Tureen with lid in the form of a chicken

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"Barnevelde" breed, sitting on seven small chicks. Another on her back as finial of cover. Mark: red anchor in dish. Set with 279 C.

Provenance

1972, gift of Mrs. Sigmund J. Katz to the MFA (Accession Date: December 29, 1972)

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English (Chelsea), about 1755

Object Place

Chelsea, England

Dimensions

25.4 x 38.1 cm (10 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

1972.1081a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with polychrome enamels

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain