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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1715 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain (Böttger porcelain), modelled, applied decoration

  • Credit Line:

    C. H. Shannon Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.202-1937

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 23, shelf 2

Physical description

Bowl of hard-paste porcelain, two loop handles, extending from inside, formed as twisted rose stems and extending over surface in modelled and applied foliage and flowers. Creamy paste, slightly greenish glaze.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)

Date

ca. 1715 (made)

Artist/maker

Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain (Böttger porcelain), modelled, applied decoration

Dimensions

Height: 11.3 cm

Object history note

Formerly Shannon Loan 10.

Descriptive line

Bowl, hard-paste porcelain (Böttger porcelain), painted in brownish iron-red enamel, made by Meissen porcelain factory, Germany, ca. 1715

Production Note

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

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Modelling (forming); Applied work

Subjects depicted

Roses (flowers); Foliage; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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