Tureen with cover

Italian
about 1755
Probably made by Nove factory (Italian, founded in 1728)


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

27.5 x 33.5 cm (10 13/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.225a-b

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware, enamel decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Shaped somewhat like a boat; medallions with large bunches of flowers finely painted in the Venetian manner; much mended.

Markings

Mark: six-pointed star (in blue) (Nove?)

Provenance

George Washington Wales (b. 1815 - d. 1896), Boston; 1903, bequest of George Washington Wales to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 15, 1903)

Credit Line

Bequest of George Washington Wales