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Vase and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Etruria (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1891 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mellor, Thomas (painter)
    Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glazed earthenware painted with enamels and gilded, and with inlaid decoration

  • Museum number:

    919&A-1892

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 32, shelf 5 []

Physical description

Vase and cover of glazed earthenware painted with enamels and gilded. Inlaid with floral borders round the shoulder, and with festoons about the body, feet and cover.

Place of Origin

Etruria (made)

Date

ca. 1891 (made)

Artist/maker

Mellor, Thomas (painter)
Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Glazed earthenware painted with enamels and gilded, and with inlaid decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'T Mellor Wedgwood Etruria England' and a Portland vase
printed

Dimensions

Height: 32.7 cm, Diameter: 15.9 cm

Descriptive line

Vase and cover of glazed earthenware painted with enamels and gilded, painted by Thomas Mellor, made by Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd, Etruria, ca. 1891

Labels and date

Vase and cover
Painted by Thomas Mellor, made by Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd., Etruria, Staffordshire, England, about 1891
Mark: 'T Mellor Wedgwood Etruria England' and a Portland vase, printed
Earthenware painted in enamels and gilding

919&A-1892 [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Glazed; Painted; Gilded; Inlaid

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Festoons

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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