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Bowl

about 1920
Made at Wedgwood Manufactory (Staffordshire, England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1987.526

Medium or Technique

Bone china

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Bone china with luster glazes. Low footed bowl with luster decoration. Exterior has purple-blue ground with luster decoration. Exterior has purple-blue ground with band of stylized dogs and rabbits outlined in gold on yellow. Gold key decoration above and below band. Band of trefoil decoration on foot. Foot and rim edged in gold. Interior light green luster with blue and gold band of “hieroglyphics” at rim; gold lambrequins below. Central medallion with Islamic inspired motif of two rabbits flanking a tree in brown, gold and yellow. Greenish-yellow glaze on underside. Marks: WEDGWOOD*ENGLAND with Portland vase (printed on underside).

Credit Line

Bequest of Walter B. Hacker