Meissen porcelain scent bottle. c. 1790. Marcolini Period.
Meissen porcelain scent bottle, c. 1790, Marcolini Period. The scent bottle modelled after an Islamic rose water dropper, and hand painted with three gilt scroll panels, containing views in Germany. All on a cobalt blue ground.
Having the original gilt metal screw top stopper.
Crossed swords and star mark to the base, in underglaze blue.
Height: 12.5 cm, 4 7/8”.
Width: 5 cm, 2”.
Condition: Minor wear to the gilding.