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Bottle

Bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (made)

  • Date:

    1771-1782 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Oude Loosdrecht porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels with touches of gilding

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr L. J. Spillman

  • Museum number:

    C.239-1938

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 28, shelf 2

Physical description

Bottle of hard-paste porcelain. Flattened pear-shape, with long neck flaring at the mouth; shallow footring. Round the lip are moulded scallops, and at the base of the neck on each side rococo frames, with slight scrolls forming each side of the belly into panels. The relief is touched up in green, puce and gold, and on one side are painted birds in trees, and on the other a small spray.

Place of Origin

Netherlands (made)

Date

1771-1782 (made)

Artist/maker

Oude Loosdrecht porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels with touches of gilding

Marks and inscriptions

'M.O.L. L 17'
Incised

'M : OL :'
Painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 17.8 cm

Descriptive line

Bottle, hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels with touches of gilding, Oude Loosdrecht porcelain factory, The Netherlands, 1771-1782

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Trees; Scrolls (motifs); Birds

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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