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Spice box and cover

Spice box and cover

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Samson's factory (maker)
    Bourg-la-Reine porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain

  • Museum number:

    C.233&A-1934

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 37, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Spice box and cover of porcelain. Trefoil shaped with flowers, animals and garlands.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Samson's factory (maker)
Bourg-la-Reine porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain

Marks and inscriptions

'B.R. 1773'
In blue

Dimensions

Width: 12.7 cm

Descriptive line

Spice box and cover of porcelain, possibly Samson's factory or Bourg-la-Reine porcelain factory, France, 19th century

Production Note

Forgery of Bourg-la-Reine (from the register)

Materials

Porcelain

Subjects depicted

Garland; Animals; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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