Object Place: Europe, Germany
31.5 cm (12 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Salt-glazed stoneware, metal (pewter)
Not On View
Blue and gray; medallion with likenesses of King Louis XIV and his queen, Maria Theresa. Inscription around medallion; incised and stamped flower and foliage ornaments. The pewter cover bears hallmarks for 1713.
Around the frame surrounding busts of Louis XIV and Maria Theresa of Spain: "LOUIS LE GRAND ROY DE FRANCE ET DE NAVAR ET MARIA TERESE REYN DE FRANCE"
1895, gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 28, 1895)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales