Workshop of James Giles (English, 1718–1780), Possibly made by Vauxhall Manufactory, Formerly attributed to Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745–1769), Formerly attributed to Longton Hall Manufactory (England)
Object Place: Europe, England
13.02 cm (5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration
Not On View
Two-handled vase with lid. The heavy scroll handles are angular and bifurcated where they join the body below the neck. Small domed cover with flower and leaf finial. Deep blue ground color and elaborate gilding, with tooling, framing reserve panels on both sides. Inverted pear form.
By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)
 From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.
Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection