Covered bowl in the form of a melon

Swedish
1766
Made by


Object Place: Europe, Rorstrand, Sweden

Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 20.5 x 23 cm (4 15/16 x 8 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.471a-b

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Melon on leaf, with vine and small leaves; white and purple.

Inscription

Gummed label: "468 / Rorstrand / Collamore"

Markings

Marks: "Rorst-- 20/1 66" and conjoined "EF" in violet underglaze

Provenance

Davis Collamore and Co., New York.Purchased by George Washington Wales, Boston; 1895, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales