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Lead-glazed cream-colored earthenware (pearlware) with lustre and transfer-printed decoration. Marks: printed 'Durham' in floral cartouche, 'DAVENPORT' below, '14', lustre linear mark. Ovular form on flared foot with applied ring and shell handles. High d

Provenance

Gift of Charlotte and Irving Rabb to the MFA in 1991 (Accession Date: May 22, 1991)

Credit Line

Gift of Charlotte and Irving Rabb

English, about 1840

Object Place

England

Dimensions

14.4 x 9.6 x 8.7 cm (5 11/16 x 3 3/4 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1991.423a-b

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed cream-colored earthenware (creamware) with luster and transfer-printed decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware