Blue dash charger

English
1727–60


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 35.6 x 8.3 cm (14 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.1211

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Full length figure King George II with orb and sceptre, crown flanked by “G R 2” [inscription]. Ground and trees at sides sponged blue decoration with green lines. Curved sides, everted narrow rim and foot rim. One of three known. Repaired by Young.

Provenance

1962, year-end gift of Lloyd E. Hawes to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 20, 1962)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Lloyd E. Hawes