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Ewer

  • Place of origin:

    Derby (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1825-1848 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mountford, Jesse (painter)
    Derby 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:

    3025-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 14, shelf 3

Physical description

Ewer of porcelain. Oviform with scrolled loop handle springing from a satyr's head. Round the neck is a serrated white ring. On the body is a view of Chatsworth Bridge in an oval medallion on a turquoise-blue ground.

Place of Origin

Derby (manufactured)

Date

1825-1848 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Mountford, Jesse (painter)
Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in enamels and gilt

Dimensions

Height: 25.4 cm, Diameter: 9.5 cm

Descriptive line

Ewer of porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt, possibly painted by Jesse Mountford, Derby Porcelain Factory, England (Derby), 1825-1848

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Bridges (built works)

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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