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Bottle Cooler

Manufacturer: Chantilly Porcelain Manufactory

Date: c.1770
Overall: 3 3/4 × 11 1/4 × 5 in. (9.5 × 28.6 × 12.7 cm)
Medium: Soft-paste porcelain, tin-opacified lead glaze, underglaze blue
Credit Line: Gift from the Collection of Gregory Williams
Object number: G17.2.5
DescriptionThe pieces are decorated with floral sprigs in underglaze blue, commonly known as “Chantilly sprigs.” This pattern was extremely popular and imitated throughout Europe, and appealed to the emerging middle class.