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Goat-and-bee jug

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Goat and Bee jug with long horns, green base, butterfly and scattered flowers.

Marks

Mark: incised triangle.

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 1745–49

Object Place

England

Dimensions

12.06 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.701

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain