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Boîte à savonette

Factory:
Manufacture Royale
Factory director:
André Philippe
Date:
ca. 1770–80
Culture:
French (Montpellier)
Medium:
Faience (tin-enameled earthenware)
Dimensions:
H. 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.58a, b
Not on view
Charles Perrot (until 1923; Charles Perrot collection sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, March 20–22, 1923, no. 36); Gaymard de Marseilles (after 1923–before 1933) ; Tumin (by 1933–36; Tumin collection sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, June 11, 1936, no. 10, Pl. XII); [ Gaston Bensimon (sold to Wilson) ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1950; to MMA)
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