Bottle

DATE:
c. 1750
MATERIAL AND TECHNIQUE:
Tin-glazed earthenware
CLASSIFICATION:
Containers
DIMENSIONS:
Height: 9 1/2 in. (24.13 cm) Diameter: 5 in. (12.7 cm)
DEPARTMENT:
Decorative Arts and Design
LOCATION:
American Art - 18th Century, Level 4
CREDIT LINE:
Dallas Museum of Art, The Faith P. and Charles L. Bybee Collection, gift of Faith P. Bybee
OBJECT NUMBER:
1992.B.222

General Description

This bottle may originally have sat in a basin and would have held water for the washing of one's hands and face. It is particularly noteworthy for its Oriental-style decoration.

Excerpt from

Charles Venable, Label copy [1992.B.222], 1993.