Tureen and Cover

German
about 1760
Made by Holics Manufactory


Dimensions

H. 12.7 cm (5 in.); W. (24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.); L. 36.8 cm (14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.940a-b

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (faience)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

Shaped as a toad with a snail-form finial.

Markings

H mark in manganese

Provenance

November 30, 1967, Dreyfuss, von Mallowitz, et.al sale, Fischer Gallery, Lucerne, lot 192. 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.

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger