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One of a pair of handleless cups (1988.679 is cracked). Deep fluted sides, flaring rim, molding at foot. Polychrome spiralling raised tea plant; brown edge.

Inscription

Unmarked.

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 1745

Object Place

England

Dimensions

7.62 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

1988.679

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain