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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Shelton (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1820 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    John & William Ridgway (factory (studio))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.708A-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 17, shelf 3

Physical description

Vase of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Cylindrical body, rounded at the lower end, and painted on either side with river scenes and landscapes. Flanged rim, wide foot, and two gilt handles formed of scrolled foliage.

Place of Origin

Shelton (made)

Date

ca. 1820 (made)

Artist/maker

John & William Ridgway (factory (studio))

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'3 / 797'
In red

Dimensions

Height: 13 cm

Object history note

One of a pair with C.708-1935.

Descriptive line

Vase of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, probably factory of John & William Ridgway, Shelton, ca. 1820.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Godden, G. The illustrated guide to Ridgway porcelains. London : Barrie and Jenkins, 1972.

Materials

Porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Landscapes; Foliage

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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