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Base with gold and rose and applied flower. White-lined pink scarf on head, yellow shawl, brown stars red geometric designs on white dress gold banded. Red shoes, butter disn and handle of knife. 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 1755

Object Place

England

Dimensions

15.56 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.928

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain