Part of a set of four with 65.1935a-b, 65.1936a-b, 65.1937a-b. The cylindrical jar has a slightly domed cover surmounted by a finial composed of three flowers. The silver-gilt mounts are chased with C-scrolls, shells, flowers and a scale motif. The jar retains its lead tamper.
By 1941, Juan Riano, Spanish Ambassador to the USA; April 12, 1941, sold by Juan Riano at Parke Bernet, New York, lot 210, and bought by Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection
French, about 1730–40
- Made at Chantilly Manufactory, France