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Soft-paste porcelain, ribbed barrel shaped pot, flat lid with molded-ribbed wheel, flower finial and two applied leaves; Imari brocade style in polychrome enamels and gold of alternating bands with gold, flowered reserves: blue with cailloute (cracked ice

Provenance

From the Robert Drane Collection; Sold, Christie, Manson and Woods, London, 1922 [?]; Purchased by Janet M. Wolfson from Tilley & Co., London, 16 February 1959; Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson to the MFA in 1982 (Accession Date: January 13, 1982)

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson

English, about 1770

Object Place

England

Dimensions

12.8 x 19.3 x 11.2 cm (5 1/16 x 7 5/8 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1982.81a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain