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Bowl

German
About 1730
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: diameter 3", H. 1 3/4"

Accession Number

65.2043

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

One of a pair of small bowls each with 2 reserves of seascape scenes and inland scenes in purple; exterior of bowls yellow, interior white with floral spray in purple in center. .

Markings

Crossed swords in blue, "12" in purple

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection