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Bowl

Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1785 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Amstel porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs M. Gross

  • Museum number:

    C.77-1949

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 28, shelf 2

Physical description

Bowl of hard-paste porcelain. Of depressed hemi-spherical shape on a low foot. Round the rim a rounded dentil border in gilding, from which depend three festoons of flowers painted in enamel colours. In the spaces between the festoons, and lower down, bouquets of flowers similarly rendered. Round the foot, a band of plain gilding. Inside at the bottom, a spray of flowers painted in enamel colours.

Place of Origin

Netherlands (made)

Date

ca. 1785 (made)

Artist/maker

Amstel porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'Amstel' in underglaze blue

'LS' incised

Dimensions

Height: 10.2 cm, Diameter: 21.6 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilt, Amstel porcelain factory, The Netherlands, ca. 1785

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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