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Ewer and cover

Ewer and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Vienna (made)

  • Date:

    1744-1749 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Imperial Vienna Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glazed white hard-paste porcelain

  • Museum number:

    C.7&A-1968

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case Q, shelf 4 []

Physical description

Ewer and cover of glazed white hard-paste porcelain and in the form of a griffin.

Place of Origin

Vienna (made)

Date

1744-1749 (made)

Artist/maker

Imperial Vienna Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Glazed white hard-paste porcelain

Marks and inscriptions

A shield with a single bar
Impressed under each foot

Dimensions

Height: 18 cm

Object history note

Copying a Romanesque bronze.

Descriptive line

Ewer and cover of glazed white hard-paste porcelain and in the form of a griffin, Imperial Vienna Porcelain factory, Vienna, 1744-1749.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Feathers; Griffin

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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