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Inkstand

Spanish (Talavera)
17th–18th century


Object Place: Talavera

Dimensions

5.4 x 15.9 cm (2 1/8 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

91.108

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware with colored enamel decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Triangular; three sockets in the top with fine leaf and scroll decoration in gray-blue and orange between; lions’ heads in relief on each side in yellow brown and blue. Hollow inside.

Provenance

1891, gift of Miss Annette Perkins Rogers (d. 1921), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 7, 1891)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss A. P. Rogers