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Tea canister and cover
  • Tea canister and cover
    Volkstedt porcelain factory
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Tea canister and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Thuringia (made)

  • Date:

    second half of 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Volkstedt porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted in colours

  • Museum number:

    37&A-1872

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 21, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Tea canister and cover of hard-paste porcelain painted in colours. Painted with bouquets and sprigs of flowers.

Place of Origin

Thuringia (made)

Date

second half of 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Volkstedt porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted in colours

Marks and inscriptions

Two crossed hay-forks
In blue

Dimensions

Height: 13.7 cm, Length: 7.6 cm

Descriptive line

Tea canister and cover of hard-paste porcelain painted in colours, Volkstedt porcelain factory, Thuringia, second half of 18th century

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Fir cones

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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