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Dessert dish
  • Dessert dish
    Niderviller pottery and porcelain factory
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Dessert dish

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1754-1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Niderviller pottery and porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:

    482-1870

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case B2, shelf 2

Physical description

Shell-shaped dessert dish. Tin-glazed earthenware painted with sprays of pink, blue, purple and yellow flowers, a pink and blue border around the rim.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1754-1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Niderviller pottery and porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware

Marks and inscriptions

'BN'
for Baron Jean-Louis Bayerlé, painted in manganese

Object history note

Bought from the Aigoin Collection.
Acquisition type: Purchase

Descriptive line

Shell-shaped dish, tin-glazed earthenware painted with flowers, Niderviller pottery and porcelain factory, France, 1754-1770

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

A. Lane, French Faïence, 1948, pl. 76B

Materials

Earthenware; Tin glaze

Techniques

Tin glazing

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns; Shells; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware; Figures & Decorative ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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