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Body of box decorated with floral designs in light and dark blue on white ground; on lid scenen in blue, four figures in a room with the legend "Jeanne d' Arc au château de chinon"; dated 1732. Mark: =hand-drawn mark=.

Provenance

1908, gift of the estate of Mrs. Isaphene M. Wheelwright through William Lawrence Underwood to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the estate of Mrs. Isaphene M. Wheelwright

19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

6 x 11 cm (2 3/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.6

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware