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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Derby (made)

  • Date:

    1828-1848 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain, modelled, painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    2984-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 14, shelf 6

Physical description

Vase of flowers, one of a pair, standing on a circular base, is narrow at the foot and expands upwards to the mouth. It contains a bouquet modelled and painted after nature. Round the lower part of the vase are six hollow tree-stumps, each containing flowers, and slightly gilt.

Place of Origin

Derby (made)

Date

1828-1848 (made)

Artist/maker

Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain, modelled, painted in enamels and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

Mark, printed in red, mostly obliterated

Dimensions

Height: 21.6 cm

Descriptive line

Vase of flowers, one of a pair, porcelain, modelled, painted in enamels and gilt, Derby Porcelain Factory, England (Derby), 1828-1848

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Modelled

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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