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  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770-80 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 5, shelf 2

Physical description

Bowl of soft-paste porcelain, painted outside with two rows of lotus-petal panels edged with gilding and each containing an insect or a spray of flowers in green, yellow, turquoise, red, black and blue enamel. Inside, border of arches and dots in red and gold.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)


ca. 1770-80 (made)


Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilt


Height: 7 cm, Diameter: 14.9 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, soft-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt, made by Worcester porcelain factory, England, ca. 1770-80


Porcelain; Enamel


Painted; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Insects; Dots; Flowers; Lotus petal


Ceramics; Porcelain; Food vessels & Tableware


Ceramics Collection

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