Dish

English
about 1755
Made at Longton Hall Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

14.93 x 21.91 cm (5 7/8 x 8 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.899

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Lozenge shaped with slightly fluted sides and scalloped edge. Chinese landscape within outline in bottom, conventional “flower” design at corners, all pencilled in black. Mark: crossed L’s impressed on botton.

Inscription

Katz collection gummed label inscribed: C-1755 / No. L-93 [L code for Longton Hall]

Markings

Mark: crossed L's impressed on botton.

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