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Vase and cover

Vase and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Plymouth (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Plymouth Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:707/A1&A2-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 12, shelf 5 []

Physical description

Vase and cover, of hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded

Place of Origin

Plymouth (made)

Date

ca. 1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Plymouth Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

Sign for tin
In red

Dimensions

Height: 25.7 cm, Diameter: 10.6 cm

Object history note

Part of a set of three vases and covers (414:707/1, 2-1885; 414:707/A1, A2-1885; 414:707/B1, B2-1885) and two beakers (414:707/C-1885 ; 414:707/D-1885)
These five vases were purchased by Lady Charlotte Schreiber from Mr C. Prideaux, Knightsbridge, for £18 in November 1868

Descriptive line

Vase and cover, of hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded, made by Plymouth Porcelain Factory, Plymouth, ca. 1770

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Ladybird; Butterfly

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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