bonbonniere

manufacturer: Chelsea porcelain factory (estab. circa 1743-1745, closed 1769)

circa 1760
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Description
bonbonniere modelled as a gentleman’s head, he wearing a fur-tried pale green hat with three feathers, the interiors painted with floral sprays, with gilt-metal mounts and moss agate hinged cover
Maker and role
manufacturer: Chelsea porcelain factory (estab. circa 1743-1745, closed 1769)
Production place
Chelsea, London, England
Production date
circa 1760
Media description
porcelain, gilt-metal mounts, moss agate
Measurements
65 x 70 x 75 mm
Measurement details
height: 65mm
width: 70mm
length: 750mm
Credit line
purchased with funds provided by the Nina Stanton 18th Century Porcelain Bequest, 2018
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A1410