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Wine-Flask with Straw Wrapping

Manufacturer: Fürstenberg Porcelain Company

Date: c.1760
Dimensions:
Overall: 8.5 x 3.7 cm (3 3/8 x 1 7/16 in.)
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels, gilding; silver-gilt mounts
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Germany, Brunswick, Furstenburg
Object number: G83.1.1056
DescriptionA Furstenberg flask-shaped scent-bottle with silver-gilt mounts. The lower part is moulded with basket-work and painted with flowers and with a purple and gold rope. The pierced stopper has a chain attachment and the foot rim with stiff-leaves.