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Scent bottle

Flat, baluster shaped with flower stopper and shaped concave base outlined in gold. Each side decorated with sprays of English flowers and 2 smaller sprays at neck, small spray under base. 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

English, about 1753

Object Place

England

Accession Number

1988.721a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain