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Boy with Goat

Manufacturer: Possibly byFürstenberg Porcelain Company

Date: c.1765
Dimensions:
Overall: 8.3 x 3.2 cm (3 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.)
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels, gilding; silver mounts
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Germany, Brunswick, Furstenburg
Object number: G83.1.1060
DescriptionScent bottle with gilt owl stopper of a boy holding a goat by its horns. He wears a puce coat, grey breeches, yellow shoes and a white turned back hat with gilt trim. The stump is ornamented with grapes and vine leaves, base of white with flowers in relief, gilt mounts concave underneath with gilt butterfly.