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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Sèvres (made)

  • Date:

    first half of 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sèvres porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, glazed, with ormolu mounts

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Lt. Col. K. Dingwall, DSO with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:

    C.237-1918

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 28, shelf 3

Physical description

Vase, one of a pair, of earthenware covered with a black and green speckling under a clear glaze, and set in ormolu mounts. Urn-shaped body and short thick neck, ormolu foot and round the top an ormolu rim with pendent floral festoons.

Place of Origin

Sèvres (made)

Date

first half of 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Sèvres porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, glazed, with ormolu mounts

Marks and inscriptions

'M.P. / SÈVRES' within a dotted cirle in blue

Dimensions

Height: 15.2 cm, Diameter: 7.9 cm

Object history note

One of a pair with C.238-1918.

Descriptive line

Vase, glazed earthenware with ormolu mounts, Sèvres porcelain factory, France, first half of 19th century

Materials

Earthenware; Ormolu

Techniques

Glazed; Mounted

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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