Punch bowl

English
mid-18th century


Dimensions

Height: 12.7 cm (5 in.), Diameter: 25.4 cm (10 in.)

Accession Number

2011.211

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware, colored enamels

Out on Loan

On display at Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco: Legion of Honor, February 10, 2018 – May 28, 2018

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Provenance

By descent through the Crosby family of Massachusetts to Dale Carleton Crosby (b. 1884) and Dorcas Marr Crosby (b. 1886 - d. 1951), Worcester and Hyannis, MA; to their daughter, Olive Crosby Bragg (b. 1915 - d.2005), Bedford, MA; 1981, gift of Olive Bragg to her son, Alan Donald Bragg, and his wife, Ruth Bragg, Bedford, MA; 2011, gift of Alan and Ruth Bragg to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 25, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of the Bragg family