Sugar with lid (goose)

American
about 1924
Paul Revere Pottery of the Saturday Evening Girls club (active 1908–1942)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

4 5/8 x 5 1/4 Diameter in. (11.8 x 13 cm.) H. 4 in. without lid

Accession Number

1999.578a-b

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Lidded sugar container in form of cone with tapering sides; separate lid with button finial; off-white glaze on lower section of container and blue band above; central polychrome medallion decorated with goose in a landscape and initials JJS in black.

Provenance

Commissioned by Helen (Mrs. James J.) Storrow, the founder and benefactor of the pottery, for her family table; the service descended to Helen's son, James, and then to her grandson, James Storrow; to MFA, 1999, gift of James Storrow.

Credit Line

Gift of the Storrow Family