Goat-and-bee jug

English
about 1745–49
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

Dimensions

12.06 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.701

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Goat and Bee jug with long horns, green base, butterfly and scattered flowers.

Markings

Mark: incised triangle.

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