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Vase and cover

Vase and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Lowestoft (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lowestoft porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.227&A-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 4 []

Physical description

Vase and cover, part of a garniture set of three vases, with ovoid body, short neck and spreading foot. Soft-paste porcelain, painted in red, pink, lilac, yellow, turquoise, green and blue enamel with a bouquet and a spray of flowers. Two sprays on the cover. Border of arches and dots in red.

Place of Origin

Lowestoft (made)

Date

ca. 1775 (made)

Artist/maker

Lowestoft porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

Dimensions

Height: 15.9 cm, Diameter: 7.9 cm

Object history note

Garniture of vases: 226 to 228-1924 form a set of three.

Descriptive line

Vase and cover, part of a garniture set of three vases, soft-paste porcelain, painted in overglaze polychrome enamels, made by Lowestoft porcelain factory, England, ca. 1775

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

Honey, W. B. Old English porcelain; a handbook for collectors London: Faber & Faber, 1948, Pl. 63A, p. 151

Production Note

Date given by John Howell 1981

Materials

Porcelain; Enamel

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Dots; Bouquets

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Vases

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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