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Fork

Fork

  • Place of origin:

    Saint-Cloud (made)

  • Date:

    first half of 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Saint-Cloud porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue and steel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Surgeon-Captain A.E. Weightman, R.N.

  • Museum number:

    C.3-1922

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 25, shelf 8

Physical description

Fork with a handle of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue. Steel fork with three prongs. Silver collar. Pistol-butt handle with lambrequin borders.

Place of Origin

Saint-Cloud (made)

Date

first half of 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Saint-Cloud porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue and steel

Dimensions

Length: 21.6 cm

Descriptive line

Steel fork with a handle of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue, Saint-Cloud porcelain factory, Saint-Cloud, first half of 18th century

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Steel

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Lambrequin; Border

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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