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Fork

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1735-1740 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, moulded in relief, painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Montagu Yeats Brown, Esq. CMG.

  • Museum number:

    C.348-1914

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 20, shelf 8

Physical description

Fork with steel shaft and tines, handle of hard-paste porcelain, relief-moulded with Sulkowski osier pattern, painted in enamel colours with the Indian flowers and Kakiemon 'bundled hedges'.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)

Date

ca. 1735-1740 (made)

Artist/maker

Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, moulded in relief, painted in enamels and gilt

Dimensions

Length: 9.5 cm handle

Descriptive line

Fork with steel shaft and tines, handle of hard-paste porcelain painted in enamel colours, made by Meissen porcelain factory, Germany, ca. 1735-1740

Production Note

Attribution from the manuscript catalogue dates from about 1970 and was compiled by William Hutton of the Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Relief; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Hedges; Basketwork; Flowers

Categories

Porcelain; Ceramics; Tableware & cutlery

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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