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Variant of C 108, with head tied in white cloth, holding black hat with coin in it in outstretched hand. Mark: red anchor. Overcast peach flourescence.

Provenance

By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From December 27, 1972, 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

19.68 cm (7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.657

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain