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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1830 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and modelled

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.781-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 13, shelf 1

Physical description

Vase of porcelain painted with enamels. Decorated in imitation of Meissen porcelain. Bulbous body with a flaring neck, and the whole surface is encrusted with small blossoms, modelled in relief, over which are applied two figures of birds and two stems with foliage. Inside the mouth is a row of forget-me-nots and roses.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1830 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and modelled

Dimensions

Height: 14.6 cm

Object history note

One of a pair with C.781A-1935.

Descriptive line

Vase of porcelain painted with enamels and modelled, maker unknown, England, ca. 1830.

Materials

Porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Modelled

Subjects depicted

Foliage; Flowers; Roses; Forget-me-nots (flowers); Birds

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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