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Toilet or pommade pot and cover
  • Toilet or pommade pot and cover
    Mennecy porcelain factory
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Toilet or pommade pot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750-ca. 1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mennecy porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain

  • Credit Line:

    Given by J. H. Fitzhenry

  • Museum number:

    C.298&A-1909

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 25, shelf 4 []

Physical description

Toilet or pommade pot and cover, porcelain. Low cylindrical jar with six vertical flutes; these match the lobes on the domed cover, which has a rosebud finial.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

ca. 1750-ca. 1765 (made)

Artist/maker

Mennecy porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain

Marks and inscriptions

'D,V'
incised

Descriptive line

Toilet or pommade pot and cover, porcelain, Mennecy porcelain factory, France, about 1750-1765

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Personal accessories; Comics & Comic Strips

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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