Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Barber's basin

Date:
1701
Culture:
Swiss, Winterthur
Medium:
Faience (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 in. (7.6 cm); Greatest Diam. 11-3/4 in. (29.8 cm); Diam at top of shortest width 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm); Diam of inside border 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm); Diam of foot rim 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1954
Accession Number:
54.147.105
Not on view
Inscription: In center of basin, in dark blue enamel: SB H / 17 01

Marking: Unmarked
Marguerite Glover (1946–54; sold to Wilson) ; R. Thornton Wilson (1954; to MMA)
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