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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain and painted with enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:357-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 1, shelf 4

Physical description

Sweetmeat dish of porcelain, painted with enamels, in the form of a leaf with the stalk forming the handle, and on the lower side is a spray of flowers in relief on which the tray rests, and the inside is painted with sprays of flowering tree-peony.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1750 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain and painted with enamels

Dimensions

Height: 4.8 cm, Width: 12.7 cm

Object history note

Purchased by Lady Charlotte Schreiber from Pavoorst, Gouda, for 9 shillings 2 pence in August 1869.
Acquired as Chelsea porcelain.

Descriptive line

Sweetmeat dish of porcelain, painted with enamels, in the form of a leaf with the stalk forming the handle, made by Bow Porcelain Factory, London, ca. 1750.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Leaves; Peony

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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