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Box

Cartouche shaped box, gilt chased mountings, hinged cover has cat finial; cover, in and outside decorated with scenes of merchants and workers at dockside; circling lower section same style of decoration; both cover and bottom section gilded border.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

German, about 1730

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 2 5/8 x 2 1/4 x 2"

Accession Number

65.2059

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain