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Decorated with three ships in yellow, brown, blue, red and black; on the neck are perforated designs edged with green, yellow, blue and brown, surrounded by rosettes in blue, yellow and green; blue rim and handle; with painted legends Anselme Gíroux de Nevers, 1791 and au Citoyen Phillipe...

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Provenance

1908, gift of the estate of Mrs. Isaphene M. Wheelwright through William Lawrence Underwood to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the estate of Mrs. Isaphene M. Wheelwright

French (Nevers), 1791

Object Place

Nevers, France

Dimensions

16.51 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

08.13

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware