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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Derby (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1810-15 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:460-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 14, shelf 2

Physical description

Vase of porcelain, painted with enamels and partly gilded, and in the form of a circular basket, left white, and supported by three gilt owls standing on a three-sided base, which has three feet in the form of gilt shells.

Place of Origin

Derby (made)

Date

ca. 1810-15 (made)

Artist/maker

Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'D' surmounted by a crown and crossed batons with six dots
In red

Dimensions

Height: 12.1 cm, Diameter: 8.3 cm

Object history note

One of a pair with 414:460/A-1885 (Sch. I 419A)
The pair was purchased by Lady Charlotte Schreiber from Waters, London, for £4 10 shillings in July 1872

Descriptive line

Vase of porcelain, painted with enamels and gilded, and in the form of a circular basket supported by three gilt owls standing on a three-sided base, made by Derby Porcelain Factory, Derby, ca. 1810-15

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

John Twitchett, Derby Porcelain, 1980, pl. 317, where dated ca. 1811-15

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Owl; Basket; Shell

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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