Bottle ticket

Object Number: 
INV.57
Date: 
1800 - 1825
Medium: 
Paktong, enamel
Dimensions: 
overall without chain: 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1/16 in. ( 3.2 x 3.2 x 0.2 cm )
Marks: 
enameled: center: "P"
Description: 
Paktong shield-shaped bottle ticket with a blue enameled "P" at the center, surrounded with three engraved silver bats that have been soldered onto the textured ground; green floral enameled border; two loops at the top corners attached to the paktong ring chain; three Chinese characters and a Chinese maker's mark on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Raphael Ashton Weed
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group