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Shell dish

English
about 1800
Made at Wedgwood Manufactory (Staffordshire, England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 × 12.7 × 12.4 cm (1 × 5 × 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.361

Medium or Technique

Earthenware, transfer printed blue decoration

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Shell shaped dish with molded ribs with Chinoisserie decoration of temples in a landscape

Inscription

Gummed label "MFA [?] Richardson 737.07"
Oval gummed label with serrated edge: "2114/ C/ -/ 7 [?]/ a"

Markings

Impressed WEDGWOOD "3" [4 dots] on underside

Provenance

By 1907, Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1925, bequest of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson