Gilded Flask with Stopper

Object Name: 
Gilded Flask with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Gilded Flask with Stopper
Accession Number: 
2002.1.1 C
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15 cm, W: 6.3 cm, D: 6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1725-1750
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; mold-blown, gilded, enameled; gilded brass stopper. Rectangular shape flask with floral and figural decoration (seated woman reaching for a pot on one side and a woman touching a person wearing a turban on the head on the other side).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Poulain le Fur, Source
Category: 
Nested Containers for Maritime Journeys: Tools of Aromatic Diplomacy Around the Late Seventeenth- and Early Eighteenth-Century Indian Ocean (2018) illustrated, p. 200; BIB# 718781
Art Ottoman et de l'Islam (2002) Lot 209; BIB# 74574