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Head of Gardner's Companion pipe stopper

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Head of Gardener's Companion with ribbon and flower at throat on square shaft molded top and bottom. Pink and yellow hat, green bodice, laced with red, blue flowers at waist. 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 1770

Object Place

England

Dimensions

9.21 cm (3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.1042

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain