Tankard

ca. 1725 (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

Tankard of hard-paste porcelain. Cylindrical shape, with loop handle. Painted in enamel colours and lustre with oriental garden architecture, rocks, Indian flowers and insects.


object details
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and lustre
Brief Description
Tankard of hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and lustre, possibly decorated by Johann Gregorius Höroldt, made by Meissen porcelain factory, Germany, ca. 1725
Physical Description
Tankard of hard-paste porcelain. Cylindrical shape, with loop handle. Painted in enamel colours and lustre with oriental garden architecture, rocks, Indian flowers and insects.
Dimensions
  • Height: 16cm
Credit line
Given by Sir Benjamin Faudel-Phillips, Bart.
Production
Attribution from the manuscript catalogue dates from about 1970 and was compiled by William Hutton of the Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
C.599-1925

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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