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Earthenware. Lead-glazed slip-decorated earthenware. Slipware, yellow ground with light and dark brown slip on red body. Deep bowl, full-length (?) figure of King, crown flanked by "C R" (Charles II). Designs (angel's wings) at sides, slightly curving rim with lattice

Provenance

By 1961, Lloyd E. Hawes [see note 1]; 1986, gift of Dr. and Mrs. Lloyd E. Hawes to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 21, 1987) NOTES: [1] From July 25, 1961 until it was made a gift, this dish was on loan to the MFA by Dr. Hawes.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Lloyd E. Hawes

English (Staffordshire), 1670–75

Dimensions

Diameter: 35.6 cm (14 in.)

Accession Number

1986.974

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed, slip-decorated earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics