Egg cup

April 1917
Decorated by Sara Galner (American, born Austria–Hungary, 1894–1982)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 12.1 x 17.8 cm (4 3/4 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

2007.376

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

White egg cup decorated with a bird.


These small egg cups are only one and a half inches tall.

Inscription

"S.E.G. / 4–17 / S. / G." [G looks like a C]

Provenance

Early history unknown; some time between 1987 and 2005, acquired by Dr. David L. Bloom, Morristown, NJ, then Boston, MA; given by Dr. David L. Bloom to the MFA (Accession date: XXXX)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. David L. Bloom and family in honor of his mother, Sara Galner Bloom

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.