Made at Mennecy Manufactory (France)
18 x 13.3 x 12.1 cm (7 1/16 x 5 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Soft-paste porcelain; silver mounts
Not On View
White baluster form vase with silver mounted domed cover; flowers in relief, wreath the shoulder of vase, joined by two bows; the cover is circled by grapes and leafage, also in relief.
Porcelain: none. Silver: a hen's head, Paris discharge mark for small work, 1750-56.
Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection