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Vase and cover

Vase and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Sèvres (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sèvres porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, painted in colours

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 37, shelf 5 []

Physical description

Vase and cover of enamelled earthenware in imitation of maiolica. Oviform and with goat's head handles. Painted with figure subjects in colours.

Place of Origin

Sèvres (made)


19th century (made)


Sèvres porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, painted in colours


Height: 54.6 cm, Diameter: 38.1 cm, Depth: 27.9 cm

Descriptive line

Vase and cover of enamelled earthenware, Sèvres porcelain factory, Sèvres, 19th century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Bryant, Julius. Art and Design for all: The Victoria and Albert Museum . London: V&A publishing, 2011. p 171. ISBN 978 1 85177 666 5





Subjects depicted

Figures; Goat


Ceramics; Earthenware


Ceramics Collection

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