Scent bottle

English
About 1749–52
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

11.43 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.722

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Scent bottle decorated with Harbor scenes, curving body, on slightly molded foot, tapering neck with silver mounts (no stopper).

Inscription

mark: raised anchor

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