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Tea bowl and Saucer

English
18th century
about 1755
Made at Longton Hall Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

3.81 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1982.31a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

On View

Carolyn A. and Peter S. Lynch Gallery (Gallery 132)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue with oriental landscape and x-shaped fence under a roof. Unmarked. Condition: b. two chips on foot rim. Set with 1982.30 and 1982.32

Provenance

1960, sold by Shreve, Crump, and Low, Boston, to Janet M. Wolfson (d. 1981), Brookline, MA; 1982, bequest of Janet M. Wolfson to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 13, 1982)

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson