Seau a bouteille
Made at Mennecy Manufactory (France)
Object Place: Europe, France
14.92 x 21.59 cm (5 7/8 x 8 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Bombé body molded at base with band of gadroons, rim with scrolling shells picked out in puce and yellow, conforming handles similarly decorated; sides are finely painted with bouquets of flowers, interior and foot with green sprigs disguising firing cracks. Form derived from Vincennes prototype after Meissen prototype.
Gift of the Ladies Committee, Harriet Carlton Goldweitz, Elizabeth Chellis and William E. Nickerson Fund