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Lion

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Lion facing left (one of a pair) in natural colors on elliptical base with Canton type flowers, both reclining with right paw on marblized sphere.

Inscription

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 1752

Object Place

England

Dimensions

7.62 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

1988.589

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain