late 16th century
Object Place: Nurnberg (?)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Green lead glaze. Rectangular base. First tier supported by reclining lions in front, S scrolls in rear; band of alternating animal masks and scrolled medallions; above, inserts of raised urn with flowers in arch, nude figures at corners, cornice divides smaller second tier of similar decoration which is supported on twisted columns in front. Railing of S scrolls at top; piece missing, other scrolls repaired. Missing front corner first tier, back corncer glued. Stoke hole in rear, vent above.
1960, with Wilhelm Henrich, Frankfurt; 1960, sold by Henrich to the MFA for $1,200 [see note]. (Accession Date: December 14, 1960)
NOTE: Sold together with MFA accession nos. 60.1302-60.1305.
Gift of Dr. Lloyd E. Hawes