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Bulbous body with spiral fluting, decorated in soft blue, manganese, green and yellow with continuous scene of two ladies and two men in garden beside house, fountain, two children skeet-shooting and a castle with battlements; pewter lid and mounting of foot. Mark: C in black (?)

Marks

C in black

Provenance

Possibly with Blumka, dealer, New York. R. Thornton Wilson; 1983, bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson

German (Crailsheim or Nuremberg), 18th century

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H: 18"

Accession Number

1983.64

Medium or Technique

Glazed earthenware with pewter lid and foot

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware