Short, circular icery with cover or lid. The cover has straight sides and an inverted teardrop-shaped loop handle at center, while the bowl has straight sides rounded at bottom on a shallow pedestal foot and two square handles. Decorated with a gilded dentate (dent-de-loup) border around the rims of the bowl and lid; the handle of the lid and bowl are picked out in gold, with gilded leafy decoration springing from the terminals of the bowl's handles.






Porcelain (soft-paste), gilt


Overall (H x W x D): 8 in. x 9 1/2 in. x 7 1/2 in. (20.32 cm x 24.13 cm x 19.05 cm)

Credit Line

Gift: Jess and Grace Pavey Fund, 2012


Overglaze mark painted on bottom of each cooler (in blue): factory mark or cipher of intertwined Ls.

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Colors (Beta)

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