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Curved sides, incised lines near rim and flat bottom. Curved, ornamented spout. Scroll handle in form of dolphin. Domed cover with acorn finial. Red-brown glaze with British royal arms flanked by lion and unicorn over flower spray on both sides and three

Provenance

1909, gift of Mrs. George Linder to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 11, 1909)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Linder

English, 1740–50

Object Place

England

Dimensions

14.5 x 21 x 11 cm (5 11/16 x 8 1/4 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.635a-b

Medium or Technique

Red stoneware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware