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Bottle (England)

This is a Bottle. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is rock crystal, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by The Panwy Foundation, Inc.. It is credited Gift of the Panwy Foundation, from the collection of Maria Wyman.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 6.5 x 3 x 1 cm (2 9/16 x 1 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

It is inscribed

An inscription around the rim of the cover says "En amitie sincere" (With sincere friendship).

Cite this object as

Bottle (England); Previously owned by Maria Wyman; rock crystal, gold; H x W x D: 6.5 x 3 x 1 cm (2 9/16 x 1 3/16 x 3/8 in.); Gift of the Panwy Foundation, from the collection of Maria Wyman; 1994-129-2

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Rococo: The Continuing Curve 1730-2008.

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