Vase

ca. 1830 (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Spill vase of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Cylindrical in shape, painted with exotic birds perched on branches, and insects with gilt scrollwork between them.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded
Brief Description
Spill vase of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Coalport Porcelain Factory, Coalport, ca. 1830.
Physical Description
Spill vase of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Cylindrical in shape, painted with exotic birds perched on branches, and insects with gilt scrollwork between them.
Dimensions
  • Height: 10.8cm
  • Diameter: 6cm
Credit line
Bequeathed by Herbert Allen
Object history
One of a pair with C.553A-1935.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
C.553-1935

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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