Wall Ornament

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-5528

Description

Three slippers with pointed toes ostensibly hanging from a bow knot, deep blue glaze with gilt design; imitation Sevres type.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ornaments
gilding
porcelain
soft paste porcelain
shoes (footwear)
Soft-Paste Porcelain
Porcelain
Shoe
Bow
Gilded
ORNAMENT

Inscription

Marks: impressed hatchet; ""H2O,"" remnant of printed paper label ""Grandure ____/Prix ____""

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

6.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.834B