Set of four model vessels on base
Overall: 3.9 x 4.8 x 4.2 cm (1 9/16 x 1 7/8 x 1 5/8 in.)
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Set of four model vessels attached to an oval base. Vessels are conicawide at the base and tapering to the top. Detailed with holes in the tops of the vessels. Three of the vessels are broken off of the base. Glaze is bright blue and thick. One vessel was broken off and reattached.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection,Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way