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Sugar bowl and cover

about 1770
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

12.2 cm (4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2168a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Flower finial; bowl and cover each with 2 cartouches decorated with exotic birds bordered by gilt scroll work, gilt berries. Mark: crescent underglaze blue.

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection