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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Coffee Pot and Cover

ca. 1775 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Coffee pot and cover of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels. Painted with a bouquet and sprays, including a large red tulip, roses and other flowers.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Coffee Pot
  • Cover
Materials and Techniques
Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels
Brief Description
Coffee pot and cover of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels, Lowestoft porcelain factory, Lowestoft, ca. 1775.
Physical Description
Coffee pot and cover of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels. Painted with a bouquet and sprays, including a large red tulip, roses and other flowers.
Dimensions
  • Height: 23.5cm
  • Diameter: 12.1cm
Conversion from the Register
Credit line
Bequeathed by Mr Arthur Hurst
Production
Date given by John Howell in 1981.
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Charleston, R.J. & Scheureer. Masterpieces of Western Ceramic Art. Vol. VII, Kodansha, 1979, Pl. 61.
Collection
Accession Number
C.313&A-1940

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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