Two-Handled Tureen and Cover

Austrian (Vienna)
about 1765
Made at Vienna Manufactory


Dimensions

Height: 30.5 cm (12 in.)

Accession Number

2006.926a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Circular, decorated in colors and gilt in the Oriental styles with a peacock between peonies and bamboo, with scroll handles and rose finial

Markings

Blue beehive mark

Provenance

November 30, 1945, sold by M. Glueckselig and Son, New York, to Edward M. Pflueger (b. 1905 - d. 1997) and Kiyi Powers Pflueger (b. 1915 - d. 2006), New York; 2006, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 26, 2006)

Credit Line

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