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Soft-paste porcelain. In form of linen basket, decorated in white with brown and black enamel imitating staves of basket, with iron-red, yellow and green finial in form of flower bud. Two small handles near rim, incised and decorated in brown to imitate rope handles.

Marks

Mark: hunting horn in red enamel, on base.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Chellis, The Museum Council, H. E. Bolles Fund

About 1730–40

Object Place

France

Dimensions

9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.424a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain