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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Sèvres (made)

  • Date:

    1883 (made)
    1884 (gilded)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sèvres porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain covered with a mottled blue, pink and yellow glaze and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Lt. Col. K. Dingwall, DSO with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:

    C.691-1920

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Vase of soft-paste porcelain covered with a mottled blue, pink and yellow glaze and gilded. Pear-shaped with a flaring mouth and short-foot. Gilt lines at the mouth and base.

Place of Origin

Sèvres (made)

Date

1883 (made)
1884 (gilded)

Artist/maker

Sèvres porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain covered with a mottled blue, pink and yellow glaze and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'S.83'
Maker's mark; printed in blue; on base

'RF [in monogram] Doré à Sèvres 84'
Maker's mark; printed in red; on base

'77 6 68 GE' [indistinct]
Maker's mark; incised; on base

'21 A S'
Maker's mark; painted; on base

Dimensions

Height: 33 cm, Diameter: 14.6 cm

Object history note

Acquisition type: Gift

Descriptive line

Vase of soft-paste porcelain covered with a mottled glaze and gilded, Sèvres porcelain factory, Sèvres, made in 1883, gilded in 1884.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Mottled; Glazed; Gilded

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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