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Suger bowl

Suger bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Thuringia (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rauenstein porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Sir Lionel Faudel-Phillips, Bt.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 21, shelf 1

Physical description

Sugar bowl of hard-paste porcelain. Decorated with a red house in a gold rectangular frame and the inscription: 'HOUD UMAAR STIL LAAN'.

Place of Origin

Thuringia (made)


late 18th century (made)


Rauenstein porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

Marks and inscriptions



Height: 5.7 cm, Diameter: 8.9 cm

Descriptive line

Suger bowl, hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilt, Rauenstein porcelain factory, Germany (Thuringia), late 18th century


Hard paste porcelain


Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted



Ceramics; Porcelain


Ceramics Collection

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