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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Isleworth (made)

  • Date:

    first quarter of 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Isleworth pottery (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware decorated with two applied figures moulded in relief and glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    3778-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 38, shelf 1

Physical description

Vase of red earthenware decorated with two applied allegorical figures moulded in relief and covered with a dull dark red glaze. Beaker-shaped with bands of impressed ornament round the top and bottom. One of the two figures is a winged girl partially draped, writing on a shield. The other is a nude winged youth standing by a pedestal and holding up a garland.

Place of Origin

Isleworth (made)

Date

first quarter of 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Isleworth pottery (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware decorated with two applied figures moulded in relief and glazed

Marks and inscriptions

'R [indistinct] G'
Impressed

'2'
Impressed

Dimensions

Height: 17.5 cm, Diameter: 11.1 cm

Descriptive line

Vase of red earthenware moulded in relief and glazed, Isleworth pottery, Isleworth, first quarter of 19th century.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Glazed; Moulded; Applied

Subjects depicted

Girl; Winged; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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