Object Title

Powder flask

Powder flask

Date

1801-1830

Object Number

XXVIF.157

Provenance

Ex collection of Major White, purchased Sotheby's 16/12/80.

Physical Description

Made in the shape of a large shell, the ivory flask is decorated all over with a pattern of flowers. At the back are two loops of silver for suspension and the small ivory stopper is held by a cord.

Dimensions

Dimensions: The height of the flask is 150 mm, the width is 140 mm. Weight: The weight of the flask is 0.5 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places India