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Covered sugar bowl

about 1775
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2170a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Decoration on white ground, with flower draped urn flanked by fruit and leafage, and scattered insects; rim of bowl and cover blue with gilt scroll work. Mark: open c underglaze blue.

Markings

65.2170a: crescent in underglaze blue

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection