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Mustard pot

French (Paris)
1781
Marked by Marc-Etienne Janety


Object Place: Europe, Paris, France

Dimensions

12.38 x 8.25 cm (4 7/8 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.1278

Medium or Technique

Metal

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Urn shaped frame (for glass lining), splayed foot with beaded edge on square plith, 4 ball feet. Frame of acanthus leaves at base connected by straps to band of grapevine festoones with cast lions heads on straps & medallions in center. Domed hinged cover

Provenance

Swan Collection. 1921, bequest of Miss Elizabeth Howard Bartol to the MFA.

Credit Line

Swan Collection—Gift of Miss Elizabeth Howard Bartol