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Taper stick with hawk

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Girl-In-A-Swing type. Hawk-like bird perched on rockwork on round domed base, wings spread, leaf modeled nozzle with flange and applied leaves on stem, at his back. Mark: two sides of incised triangle.

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1751

Object Place

England

Dimensions

9.53 cm (3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.791

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain