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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    middle of 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain covered with a glaze, incised and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    4133-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 28, shelf 5

Physical description

Vase of porcelain covered with a shaded brown glaze. Round the shoulders is a broad gilt band with conventional ornament scratched with a point. Body nearly cylindrical in shape, with a short narrow neck and wide expanding mouth.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

middle of 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain covered with a glaze, incised and gilded

Dimensions

Height: 13.9 cm, Diameter: 6.4 cm

Descriptive line

Vase of porcelain covered with a shaded brown glaze, France, middle of 19th century.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Glazed; Incised; Gilded

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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