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Scent bottle

English
about 1755
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745–1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

8.89 cm (3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.714a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Woman. Stands on metal-mounted mound in flowered dress, puce hurdy-gurdy. Head in yellow hat forms cover. 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