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Globular with narrow baseband & cylindrical neck. Slightly curved spout, simple handle. Domed flanged cover with pointed knob finial. Cover and body ornament in "wheel" design in red, blue, gold. Red scrolls on handle & spout. Mark: square seal in blue on bottom.

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

English, about 1770

Object Place

England

Dimensions

16 x 20.2 x 12.3 cm (6 5/16 x 7 15/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.759a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain