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Pomade-pot and cover
  • Pomade-pot and cover
    Henk, Carl, born 1822 - died 1905
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Pomade-pot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Henk, Carl, born 1822 - died 1905 (painter)
    Minton (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.698&A-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 18, shelf 6 []

Physical description

Pomade-pot and cover of bone china painted with enamels and gilded.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)

Date

ca. 1860 (made)

Artist/maker

Henk, Carl, born 1822 - died 1905 (painter)
Minton (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

An ermine spot
Printed in green

Dimensions

Height: 7.9 cm

Object history note

The figures are copied from a painting by Jean-Antoine Watteau entitled 'La Cascade' or 'The Fountain' in the Wallace Collection, London, collection number P395.

Descriptive line

Pomade-pot and cover of bone china painted with enamels and gilded, painted by Carl Henk, Minton & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, ca. 1860.

Materials

Bone china; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Figures; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Bone China

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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