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Vase

English, Derby (study). Rococo decoration around reliefs, with hawk(?) protecting nest, flowers sprays on reverse; one handle with scroll decoration, flowers beneath; other side has flowers in high relief and puce ribbon.

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1756–60

Object Place

England

Accession Number

1988.853

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain