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Covered bowl in the form of a melon

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Melon on leaf, with vine and small leaves; white and purple. Marks: = multiple hand-drawn marks =

Provenance

Davis Collamore and Co., New York. Mr. George Washington Wales; 1895, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales

Swedish, 1766

Object Place

Rorstrand, Sweden

Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 20.5 x 23 cm (4 15/16 x 8 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.471a-b

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware