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Vase - Yukatan Porcelain Noire
  • Yukatan Porcelain Noire
    Nairac, Rosemonde, born 1938
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Yukatan Porcelain Noire

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Germany (manufactured)
    Britain (designed)

  • Date:

    1972 (designed)
    1973/4-1985/6 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Nairac, Rosemonde, born 1938 (designer)
    Rosenthal (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain, relief decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Rosemonde Nairac

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Porcelain vase with straight sides and oval cross section. Upper edge is slightly indented, following shape of design at front and back. Covered in relief decoration of stylised "branches" growing out of a central stalk and flowing round vase.

Place of Origin

Germany (manufactured)
Britain (designed)


1972 (designed)
1973/4-1985/6 (manufactured)


Nairac, Rosemonde, born 1938 (designer)
Rosenthal (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain, relief decoration

Marks and inscriptions

"Rosenthal/ PORCELAIN NOIRE/ studio-linie/ GERMANY" with crossed swords and crown.
Printed in grey.


Height: 21.1 cm, Width: 11 cm at widest point, Width: 8.3 cm at narrowest point

Object history note

Shown at the Hanover Trade Fair 1971. The design was applied to a wide number of different vase sizes and shapes. The information about the design and manufacture was supplied by the donor at the time of the gift. A body of archival material was also acquired by the Archive of Art and Design at the same time as this group of ceramics.

Descriptive line

Vase, porcelain, "Yukatan Porcelain Noire" pattern, shape and pattern designed by Rosemonde Nairac, made in Germany, designed in Britain, designed 1972, in production 1973/4 - 1985/6.






Porcelain; Ceramics


Ceramics Collection

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