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Pilgrim bottle with cover

Factory:
Vienna
Factory director:
Du Paquier period (1718–1744)
Date:
ca. 1725–30
Culture:
Austrian, Vienna
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
H. with cover 8-1/2 in. (21.6 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.4a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 533
This bottle is decorated with low-relief portraits of the Habsburg Emperor Charles VI (1685–1740) and Empress Elizabeth (1691–1750), rulers of Austria.
Heinrich Rothberger ; [ Max Glüeckselig , New York, before 1950; sold to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1950; to MMA)
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