Crayfish and Shell Sauceboat

English
about 1753
Made at Derby Manufactory, working about 1750-1848 (Derbyshire, England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

13.34 x 18.1 cm (5 1/4 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.847

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Shell form on mound of rocks, shells and coral, crabstock and crayfish handle, all in natural colors. Polychrome flowers on sides and under lip. Unmarked.

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection