Covered jug in form of an owl
early 17th century
Object Place: Europe, Germany
20.48 cm (8 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Vase-shaped body, white glaze with blue in overlapping scallops; suggestion of wings in modeling and longer strokes of color. Small strap handle at back, yellow legs and claws. Cylindrical neck concealed by domed head, ears and eyebrows modelled, eyes and protruding beak yellow with black.
1957, gift of Rosenberg and Stiebel, Inc., New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 14, 1957)
Gift of Rosenberg and Stiebel, Inc.