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Pedestal

Pedestal

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.369A-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 15, shelf 5

Physical description

Pedestal of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Cylindrical in shape and painted with festoons of flowers between two borders of formal ornament in gold.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1780 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Height: 7.9 cm, Diameter: 6 cm

Object history note

One of a pair with C.369-1935.

Descriptive line

Cylindrical pedestal of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca. 1780.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Festoons

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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