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Double scent bottle

English
about 1755
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

6.35 cm (2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.715a-c

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Brown monkey seated on gilded and flowered mound has basket with baby monkey strapped to back. Flower in paw and applied on basket. Head forms cover. Unmarked. Peach fluorescence.

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection