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Pair with 30.330a-b. Decorated with continuous harbor and encampment scenes in Meissen style

Provenance

Stoner & Evans Galleries, London. Alfred E. Hutton, London. By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine

Pommade pot

French, about 1745–1750

Object Place

France

Dimensions

10.79 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

30.331a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels, silver mount

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics