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Peasant Woman

Manufacturer: Fürstenberg Porcelain Company

Date: c.1760
Dimensions:
Overall: 7.5 x 2.8 cm (2 15/16 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels; silver-gilt mounts.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Germany, Brunswick, Furstenburg
Object number: G83.1.1057
DescriptionA German scent bottle and stopper formed as a peasant woman carrying a basket of grapes. There is also a basket of grapes resting on a tree-stump beside her. The stopper is formed as a bunch of grapes, and the silver-gilt mount with chain attachment.