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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Kettle

ca. 1760 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Kettle, with cover chained on, and stand of porcelain, mounted with gilt-metal.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Kettle
  • Stand
Materials and techniques
Porcelain and gilt metal, painted, mounted and gilded
Brief description
Kettle, with cover chained on, and stand of porcelain, Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1760.
Physical description
Kettle, with cover chained on, and stand of porcelain, mounted with gilt-metal.
Dimensions
  • Approx. height: 32cm
Marks and inscriptions
Crossed swords (In underglaze blue)
Credit line
From the Arthur and Hilde Weiner Collection. Accepted by HM Government in lieu of inheritance tax and allocated to the V&A, 2006
Object history
Formerly in the Arthur and Hilde Weiner Collection.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.95:1, 2-2006

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Record createdApril 23, 2009
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