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Fluted bulbous body and straight foot rim, triangular spout almost circular, scroll handle, angles lower part. molded in relief with stylized branches of flowers, scattered bouquet and leaves in color. 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

8.89 cm (3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.891

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain