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Covered bowl

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On paneled foot; bands of diamond-cutting & paneling; scalloped edge, bell-shaped top.

Provenance

By 1915, William. S. Townsend; 1936, by inheritance Rose and Elizabeth Townsend; 1956, gift of the Misses Rose and Elizabeth Townsend to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Rose and Elizabeth Townsend

18th century

Object Place

Ireland

Dimensions

17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.692a-b

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass