Plate

English (London)
about 1753
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Overall: 3.8 x 22.9 cm (1 1/2 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

58.1415

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Plate with scalloped and modeled rim, “silver pattern” with flower sprays and brown lines. Decorated with fable of the sparrow and hawk.

Markings

unmarked

Provenance

With Winifred Williams, dealer, Eastbourne, England [see note 1]. By 1957, Jessie and Sigmund J. Katz [see note 2]; 1958, gift of Mrs. Sigmund J. Katz. (Accession date: December 30, 1958)

NOTES:
[1] Dealer label affixed to object. [2] In 1957, this object was on loan to the MFA from Jessie and Sigmund J. Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection