Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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scent bottle
  • Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd.
    founded 1759
  • scent bottle, 1785
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • porcelain
  • Object Height/Width: 5.7 x 4.8 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 1/4 x 1 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3435

Light blue, Jasperware scent bottle with "Bourbonnais Shepherd" and "Poor Maria" designs in white. The bottle is circular with a lacy border. On one side is a woman seated beneath a tree. On the other side is a man and dog seated.