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Pot à oile

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Strasbourg (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1721-1754 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hannong's pottery factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware painted in cobalt blue

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased through the Bequest of Captain H. B. Murray

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 47, shelf 2

Physical description

Circular tureen with two strap handles and supported on a central foot, the body painted with a formal lambrequin pattern

Place of Origin

Strasbourg (made)


ca. 1721-1754 (made)


Hannong's pottery factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware painted in cobalt blue

Descriptive line

Tin-glazed earthenware tureen painted in cobalt blue, made at Hannong's pottery factory, Strasbourg, France, ca. 1721-1754

Production Note

about 1721/4-54; Charles François or Paul Hannong's factory


Tin-glazed earthenware


Glazing (coating); Painting (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Scrolls (motifs); Plants


Food vessels & Tableware; Earthenware; Ceramics


Ceramics Collection

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