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Punch bowl and cover

Punch bowl and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    1765-1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt, with ormolu mount

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Col. T. G. Gayer-Anderson

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Punch bowl and cover of hard-paste porcelain.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)


1765-1775 (made)


Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt, with ormolu mount

Marks and inscriptions

Crossed swords
Factory mark, in underglaze blue


Height: 19.1 cm bowl and stand, Height: 31.8 cm with cover, Diameter: 30.5 cm

Object history note

The gilt mounts were added later.

Descriptive line

Punch bowl and cover, hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded with ormolu mount, made by Meissen porcelain factory, Germany, 1765-1775.

Production Note

Attribution from the manuscript catalogue dates from about 1970 and was compiled by William Hutton of the Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio.


Hard paste porcelain; Ormolu


Painted; Gilded; Mounted

Subjects depicted

Lemons; Flowers; Basketwork; Dentils; Figures


Ceramics; Porcelain; Drinking


Ceramics Collection

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