Eel tureen with cover and stand
Object Place: Delft, The Netherlands
Height: 15.2 cm (6 in.); Diam. 19.1 cm (7 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Angelica Lloyd Russell Gallery (Gallery 142)
Formed as a coiled eel eating a fish, the bowl and stand with overlapping leaves in blue and green, the tails in iron-red.
By 1993, Edward M. Pflueger (b. 1905 - d. 1997) and Kiyi Powers Pflueger (b. 1915 - d. 2008), New York; 2006, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 26, 2006)
Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger