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Watney Pl 9A. Overlapping grape leaves, elliptical with everted white leaf handles, domed cover with addorse leaf finial. Underglaze "Littler's blue" with white reserves, Chinese landscape. Album says unmarked.

Provenance

By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From December 27, 1972, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

Scottish, About 1764–70

Object Place

Scotland

Dimensions

20.96 cm (8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.960a-c

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain