Large Plate


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Accession Number

43.116

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

So-called “Lowestoft”. Design in rose on edge. In medallion on rim inscribed in Dutch “…Iacob Ruzik…Iaar 1756” Large ship pictured in center.

Provenance

By 1928, Henry Forbes Bigelow; 1943, gift of the sons of the late Henry Forbes Bigelow (Henry Forbes Bigelow Jr., Major Edward L. Bigelow, Chandler Bigelow, Nelson Bigelow, and Thayer Bigelow) to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the sons of the late Henry Forbes Bigelow (Henry Forbes Bigelow Jr., Major Edward L. Bigelow, Chandler Bigelow, Nelson Bigelow, and Thayer Bigelow); to be known as the Henry Forbes Bigelow Collection