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Vase and cover

Vase and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Henry Couling, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    720B&C-1907

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 4, shelf 4 []

Physical description

Vase and cover of porcelain painted in underglaze blue with figures in 'Chinese' dress

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

A crescent
In blue

Dimensions

Height: 24.4 cm, Diameter: 11.1 cm

Historical context note

From a garniture of five vases

Descriptive line

Vase and cover of porcelain painted in blue, Worcester, ca. 1770

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

For this pattern, see Branyan, French and Sandon, Worcester Blue and White Porcelain, revised edition 1989, cat. I.A.8, where dated ca. 1770

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Dog; Diaper; Flowers; Scrolls; Figures; Women; Boy

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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