Covered dish in shape of lettuce

English
About 1752–58
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

10.79 x 13.33 cm (4 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.656a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

In shape of romaine(?) lettuce in shades of green with puce veining. Finial an unfurled leaf. Unmarked. Peach fluoresence.

Provenance

By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From December 27, 1972, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection