Group of perfume bottles and cup sherds


  • Title

    Group of perfume bottles and cup sherds

  • Associated place

    Tanzania (Kilwa Kisiwani) (find spot)
    China (place of creation)
  • Date

    18th century (1701 - 1800)
  • Material and technique

    assorted ceramics, all glazed and some painted

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  • Dimensions

    largest piece 6.5 x 4.5 x 1.5 cm estimated, max. (height x width x depth)
    smallest piece 4 x 2.5 x 1.3 cm estimated, max. (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Mrs C. G. Seligman, 1940.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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