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Jug with cover

About 1760
Made at Mennecy Manufactory (France)


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 4 5/8"

Accession Number

65.1995a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Small pear shaped jug with domed cover which conforms to shape of spout; decorated with exotic birds, perching on branches, cover with rose finial. Cover has air vent. Incised “D.V.”

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection