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Scent bottle

English
about 1750


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

8.89 cm (3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.720a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Flattened pear form on small base. molded shaped panels on sides with flowers in natural colors. Gilded outlines. Flower sprays. Gold mounts at neck, butterfly finial. Unmarked.

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