Translucent deep cobalt blue. Outsplayed, uneven, and slanting rim; cylindrical neck; conical body, curving in to flat bottom. Intact; some bubbles; small patches of creamy weathering and iridescence on exterior of bottom, soil encrustation and weathering on interior.
Until 1881, collection of Jules Charvet, Le Pecq, Île-de-France; 1881, purchased from J. Charvet by Henry G. Marquand; acquired in 1881, gift of Henry G. Marquand.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1881. Twelfth Annual Report of the Trustees of the Association for eight months ending December 31, 1881. pp. 215-6, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.