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Peach shaped, flaring sides, shaped rim, replaced scroll handle. Kakiemon-style decoration of a cock, bamboo tree, and stylized flowers in gold and red, underglaze blue band and stems.

Marks

Raised anchor mark

Provenance

By 1957, Jessie and Sigmund Katz, New Orleans; 1961, gift of Jessie and Sigmund Katz to the MFA.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

6.35 x 11.43 cm (2 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

61.1275

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze enamel colors, gilding

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain