Object Place: Europe, Paris, France
21.27 cm (8 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Pistol handle of hard paste porcelain decorated with painted “Chinoiserie” designs & figures. Gilded pointed steel blades with marks similar to those of Paris silversmiths under Eloi Brichard 1756-62. Set with 484-7.32.
By 1932, Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes; 1941, gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes to the MFA.
Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes