Porcelain scent bottle helps Philadelphia businessman win his bride

Porcelain scent bottle helps Philadelphia businessman win his bride

This week’s Pennsylvania Treasure is a porcelain scent bottle and stopper made by The Tucker Factory in Philadelphia. The bottle is made of glazed porcelain with enamel, gilt and painted decorations. The name “M.Earp 1837” is inscribed on one side of the artifact. CAP curators Amy Frey and Rachel Lovelace-Portal chose this item because it …

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