Covered bowl in the form of a melon
Made by Rorstrand factory (Swedish, founded in 1725)
Object Place: Europe, Rorstrand, Sweden
Overall: 12.5 x 20.5 x 23 cm (4 15/16 x 8 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Melon on leaf, with vine and small leaves; white and purple.
Gummed label: "468 / Rorstrand / Collamore"
Marks: "Rorst-- 20/1 66" and conjoined "EF" in violet underglaze
Davis Collamore and Co., New York.Purchased by George Washington Wales, Boston; 1895, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales to the MFA.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales