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Salt

about 1755
Made at Mennecy Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

5.9 cm (2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1996

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Open round salt cellar, domed spreading base, decorated with sprays of flowers. Three small chips top of rim.

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection