Plate

Dutch (Delft)
about 1690
De Paauw (Peacock) Factory (working 1651-1774)


Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

Diameter: 34.9 cm (13 3 /4 in.)

Accession Number

1972.995

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

On View

Carolyn A. and Peter S. Lynch Gallery (Gallery 132)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Blue and white; inscribed “Nathaniell Thorne”; decorated with peacocks and other birds in field of flowers; edge decorated with flowers and birds.

Inscription

Inscribed "Nathaniell Thorne" on front.

Markings

Marked: Conjoined "DAPW" of De Paauw factory

Provenance

1972, sold by Nystad Antiquaires (gallery), Lochem, The Netherlands, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 13, 1972)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Lloyd E. Hawes