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Slanting rim, slight foot band. In medallion in center landscape with boat, rim & center have grotesques & double-headed eagles, in tones of yellow & brown. Striped edge. (Garbaty, No. 742 Delft).


1955, Eugene L. Garbáty (b. 1880 - d. 1966), East Norwalk, CT [see note 1]; 1955, gift of Garbáty to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 8, 1955) NOTES: [1] Garbáty emigrated from Berlin to New York between 1938 and 1939, bringing much of his art collection with him. It is probable, though not securely documented, that he had acquired this already by 1938.

Credit Line

Gift of Eugene L. Garbáty

Dutch (Haarlem), about 1650-1660

Object Place

The Netherlands


Diameter: 14 13/16 in.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware




Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware