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Covered sugar bowl

1772–75
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.2169a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Fluted, turquoise ground bowl enclosed by scroll encompassing cover, decorated with garlands of small flowers, lower portion of bowl on white ground. Rim of bowl and cover blue with gilding; flower finial. Mark: crescent underglaze blue.

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection