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Spill vase

Spill vase

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1820 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Spode Ceramic Works (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.705-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 16, shelf 4

Physical description

Vase of bone china painted with enamels and gilded. Cone-shaped and with a wavy rim, high foot and two gilt handles in the form of eagles' heads with rings in their beaks. Round the top and foot are bead-ornament in relief. On one side is a figure of a rustic carrying a basket in a landscape, and on the other is a symmetrical device of foliage in gold.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)

Date

ca. 1820 (made)

Artist/maker

Spode Ceramic Works (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china painted with enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Height: 14.3 cm

Descriptive line

Cone-shaped vase of bone china painted with enamels and gilded, Spode Ceramic Works, Stoke-on-Trent, ca. 1820.

Materials

Bone china; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Eagle; Landscape; Foliage; Man; Beading; Basket

Categories

Ceramics; Bone China

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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