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"William Pottery." From small footband, rim in two stages, spattered blue dashes and crosses on back. Wide blue band of inverted hearts with green, blue, orange and yellow foliate designs, circles of flowers between. Blue girdled center, orange striped

Inscription

Paper label of Shreve, Crump and Low, Boston.

Provenance

1965, gift of Lloyd Elmer Hawes (b. 1912 - d. 1988), Wellesley Hills, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1965)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Lloyd E. Hawes

Dutch (Delft), about 1725

Object Place

Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

Diam: 33.7cm (13 1/4in.)

Accession Number

65.487

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware