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Curved sides, gilded rim & base. In wreath topped by lion's head "Tilegnet/O:Fischer/og alle brave Danshe/Klöbenhavn 2 April 1801/af/Roejoe-torff" and naval battled around bowl in wide band between gold lines. Blue flowers on lower bowl. Mark on bottom. Depicts the naval vicory of Admiral...

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Provenance

By 1941, the Winfield Foundation; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation

Danish, about 1801

Object Place

Copenhagen, Denmark

Dimensions

14.92 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.763

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain