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Covered dish in the form of a plover

Dutch (Delft)
about 1758-64
Mark of Jan Theunis Dextra, proprietor, The Greek A factory (Dutch, 1758 - 1764), Made at Greek A Factory (active 1657-1818)


Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

13 x 14 cm (5 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1995.7.2a-b

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Pair (with 1995.7.1a-b) of covered dishes in the form of nesting plovers painted in the following colors: green and manganese red and blue. The bases and covers are naturalistically modeled in relief.

Markings

Inside cover and inside base marked "5" . Base marked "ITW / 12" and "100"

Provenance

Purchased at Christie's Amsterdam (November 23, 1994), lot 400

Credit Line

Rita and Frits Markus Collection