Vase

German (?)
late 17th century
Made by Unidentified


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 21.4 x 17 cm (8 7/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2017

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware with colored enamel decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Oviform Vase, cylindrical collar, oval reserve painting of castle surrounding moat and hills, bordered by boldly painted flowers. Chips to rim base.

Markings

none

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection