Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Beaker

Beaker

  • Place of origin:

    Bow (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1755 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr Arthur Hurst

  • Museum number:

    C.220-1940

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 1, shelf 5

Physical description

Beaker of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Cylindrical in shape and spreading slightly upwards to the flaring mouth. Spreading foot. Painted with quails ('Partridges') and flowering plants in red, green, blue and yellow in Japanese kakiemon style. Formal border of cresting and petals.

Place of Origin

Bow (made)

Date

ca. 1755 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Height: 19.7 cm

Descriptive line

Beaker of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Bow Porcelain Factory, Bow, ca. 1755.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Flowers (plants); Quails; Cresting

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.