Charger

English
about 1685


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 34cm (13 3/8in.)

Accession Number

62.1212

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Equestrian figure, probably Gen. George Monck, first Duke of Albermarle (1608-1670), holding a marshal’s baton, with blue and yellow trappings; striated yellow green and blue ground, and “tufted” trees. Varigated glaze on back, narrow everted rim and foot-rim (pits in glaze, old chips on rim).

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