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Cream clay, tin glaze, figural decoration in underglaze blue. Inscribed - "tgesigt". [Sght]. Edges nicked.

Inscription

Inscribed - tgesigt. [Sght, one of the senses]

Provenance

By 1915, Theodora Lyman, Boston; 1919, gift of Miss Theodora Lyman to the MFA.

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman

Dutch (Delft), about 1650-1670

Object Place

Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 45.4cm (17 7/8in.)

Accession Number

19.1257

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware