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Sweetmeat Dish

English
Made at Derby Manufactory, working about 1750-1848 (Derbyshire, England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

5.08 x 11.43 cm (2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.1083

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Two shell-shaped ‘bowls’ supported on clusters of shells and seaweed. Undecorated white glaze. One ‘bowl’ completely missing except for one side. Unmarked.

Provenance

By 1976, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From July 16, 1976, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection