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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1820 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Spode Ceramic Works (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.702-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 16, shelf 3

Physical description

Vase of bone china painted with enamels and gilded. Urn-shaped with two gilt handles springing from lions' masks and bead ornament in relief round the rim and base. Painted on either side with a bouquet of flowers on a dark blue ground figured with scale-pattern in gold, on which are also reserved rosettes in white and gold.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)

Date

ca. 1820 (made)

Artist/maker

Spode Ceramic Works (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'SPODE 1166'
Written in red

Dimensions

Height: 10.8 cm

Object history note

One of a set of three vases C.702 to B-1935.

Descriptive line

Vase of bone china painted with enamels and gilded, Spode Ceramic Works, Stoke-on-Trent, ca. 1820.

Materials

Bone china; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Rosettes; Masks; Scale pattern; Flowers; Beading

Categories

Ceramics; Bone China

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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