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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1830 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    3289-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 15, shelf 4

Physical description

Vase of porcelain, amphora-shaped, the mouth, scrolled handles, foot and plinth being moulded with conventional ornament and gilt. The body and neck have a light green ground and the former is painted on one side with an anemone, and on the other with a pansy.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1830 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'FBB' under a crown
Impressed

A cross
Incised

Dimensions

Height: 27 cm, Width: 17.1 cm

Descriptive line

Vase of porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt, Worcester porcelain factory (Flight, Barr & Barr period), England, ca. 1830

Production Note

Flight, Barr & Barr period

Materials

Porcelain; Enamel

Techniques

Painted; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Flowers, pansies; Anemones (flowers)

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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