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Spill vase

Spill vase

  • Place of origin:

    Derby (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1820 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mountford, Jesse (painter)
    Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.305-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 14, shelf 1

Physical description

Spill vase of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Cylindrical in shape, and on one side, in an eight-sided panel surrounded by formal gilt foliage, is a view of a cottage amongst trees.

Place of Origin

Derby (made)

Date

ca. 1820 (made)

Artist/maker

Mountford, Jesse (painter)
Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'D' under a crown and crossed batons with four dots

'H'
In red

'54'
In puce

Dimensions

Height: 10.8 cm

Descriptive line

Cylindrical spill vase of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, possibly painted by Jesse Mountford, made by Derby Porcelain Factory, Derby, ca. 1820.

Materials

Porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Gilded; Painted

Subjects depicted

Landscape; Foliage; Cottages; Trees

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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