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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Swinton (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1825 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rockingham Ceramic Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.759-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 17, shelf 2

Physical description

Vase of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Ovoid body with an olive-green ground on which are reserved on one side a garden-scene in a rectangular panel, and on the other with a bouquet in a circular medallion. High foot on a square plinth coloured to imitate marble, flaring neck with classical ornament in gold, and two handles in the form of gilt dolphins.

Place of Origin

Swinton (made)

Date

ca. 1825 (made)

Artist/maker

Rockingham Ceramic Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Height: 33 cm

Descriptive line

Ovoid vase of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Rockingham Ceramic Factory, Swinton, ca. 1825.

Materials

Porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Garden; Flowers; Dolphins; Medallion

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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