Stand for a butter tub or cheese tub
Made at Vincennes Manufactory (France)
Object Place: Europe, France
Other (Overall): 3.3 × 20.6 cm (1 5/16 × 8 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Soft-paste porcelain, colored enamels, gilding.
Not On View
White center. Rim, dark blue (Bleu du roi) White reserves with with gold flowers and polychrome birds, one in center of well is holding a branch.
Paper label of Laurent Curiosities, Paris.
Interlaced Ls enclosing date letter C, a dot above, below, and to the sides of the Ls. incised "4"
Laurent Curiosities (dealer), 2 rue Meyerbeer, Paris. By 1911, Dudley Leavitt Pickman (b. 1850 - d. 1938), Boston [see note]; 1934, gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 6, 1934)
NOTE: First lent to the MFA on May 19, 1911.
Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman