Creamer, penguin-form, from three piece tea service

Indian
About 1920–1930


Dimensions

Height: 17.8 cm (7 in.)

Accession Number

2013.628.2

Medium or Technique

Silver, with Bakelite handle

On View

South and Southeast Asian Art Gallery (Gallery 176)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Tableware

Provenance

About 1920s, probably Ganga Singh (r. 1888 - 1943), Maharaja of Bikaner. 2011, sold by Michael Bachman Ltd., London to Richard Milhender, Boston; 2013, sold by Richard Milhender to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 26, 2013)

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund and partial gift of Richard Milhender