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Faience, blue and white decoration with yellow outlines on off-white ground; swirling rocaille forms rising from base in triangular outline to scalloped peak which holds cluster of yellow flowers. Yellow flowers below at right. Circular opening top center (for watch). Irregular shaped base with...

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Provenance

By 1967, R. Thornton Wilson (b. 1886 - d. 1977), New York; 1983, bequest of R. Thornton Wilson to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 12, 1983)

Credit Line

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

Spanish (Valencia), mid-18th century

Object Place

Valencia, Spain

Dimensions

39.37 x 31.75 cm (15 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1983.70

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics