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Teapot and cover

Teapot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1715 (made)
    ca. 1720-1725 (decorated)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissen porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, gilded, moulded and applied in relief

  • Museum number:

    C.547&A-1922

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 21, shelf 7 []

Physical description

Teapot and cover of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, gilded, moulded and applied in relief. Painted with small finches and insects, and with gilt borders.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)

Date

ca. 1715 (made)
ca. 1720-1725 (decorated)

Artist/maker

Meissen porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, gilded, moulded and applied in relief

Dimensions

Height: 9.5 cm, Diameter: 10.8 cm

Descriptive line

Teapot and cover of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, gilded, moulded and applied in relief, Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1715, and decoration probably added ca. 1720-1725

Production Note

Decoration probably added ca. 1720-1725

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded; Moulded; Applied

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Branches; Floral; Finches; Insects

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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