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Stopper

Stopper

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    1847 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Minton (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Parian porcelain, gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Henry Cole, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    207-1854

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case L, shelf 4

Physical description

Decanter stopper of parian porcelain. A cupid with grapes, which are gilded.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)

Date

1847 (made)

Artist/maker

Minton (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Parian porcelain, gilded

Dimensions

Height: 12.5 cm without stand, Height: 13.5 cm with stand, Width: 3.6 cm maximum

Object history note

Made for Summerly's Art Manufacturers.

Descriptive line

Decanter stopper of parian porcelain, made for Summerly's Art Manufacturers, Minton & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, 1847.

Production Note

Made for Summerly's Art Manufacturers

Materials

Parian

Techniques

Gilded

Subjects depicted

Cupid; Grapes

Categories

ELISE; Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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