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Vase

Cylindrical with flaring lip. White glaze with blue. Blue stripes around lip and base. White flowers and figure of a lamb in white on speckled blue ground in Chinese manner. Small chips on base. Glaze much cracked; larger crack on rim. Monogram on bottom:

Provenance

1960, Blumka Gallery, New York; December 3, 1960, sold by Blumka to R. Thornton Wilson (b. 1886 - d. 1977), New York; 1962, gift of R. Thornton Wilson to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 14, 1962)

Credit Line

Gift of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson

18th century

Object Place

Delft, The Netherlands

Accession Number

62.200

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware