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Object Name: Bottle
Date: 1770-1785
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Medium: Porcelain
Dimensions: Overall: 11 in. (27.9 cm)
Place made: Europe, England, Worcester
Description: Pear-shaped bottle with squared footrim with slender narrowing neck, with bulge near top; bulge is bracketed by a wide geometric designed border above and a narrower one below; body is printed with flower sprays, pine cones, berries, and two butterflies, the "Pine Cone" pattern; mark in the form of a hatched crescent.
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Edmund Astley Prentis
Object Number: 1957.288
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Marks: painted: on bottom: hatched crescent

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The square footrim, complete glaze on the bottom, and the yellowish tone to the paste argues that this might be Caughley and not Worcester.