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Large covered jug

French (Paris)
about 1840


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

Overall: 27.6 x 20.1 x 15.2 cm (10 7/8 x 7 15/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

65.1913a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

Pair with 65.1913. Covered jug, orange ground; semi doubled handles in leaf effect; front oval reserves decorated with flowers with plain gold borders front of covers, conforms to shape of gilded spout. Branch style handles on hinged covers.

Markings

Incised reverse Z or reverse N
Incised "Z" on 65.1913

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