Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769), Design attributed to Nicholas Sprimont (born in Liege, France, active in London) (1716–1771)
Object Place: Europe, England
7.62 x 13.34 cm (3 x 5 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Open shell and crayfish on mound of seaweed and shells. Shell container is divided. See 1988.710 for colored version. See also 30.356 Paine Coll.
Mark on underside: incised triangle (i.e., ca. 1745-49)
Label on reverse: JAS A. Lewis & Son, Inc., New York.
By 1952, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)
 From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.
Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection