Salt Cellar

1847 (made)
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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Salt cellar of parian porcelain; formed by a boy and dolphin supporting a shell.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Parian porcelain
Brief Description
Salt cellar, parian porcelain, designed by John Bell, made by Minton & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, England, 1847
Physical Description
Salt cellar of parian porcelain; formed by a boy and dolphin supporting a shell.
Dimensions
  • Height: 17.8cm
  • Width: 12.7cm
Production
Designed by John Bell for Felix Summerly's Art Manufacturers (ca. 1846-52); made by Minton.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
41-1865

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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