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Garniture and cover (one of three)

about 1820


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

24.3 x 23.5 cm (9 9/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1991.417a-b

Medium or Technique

Lustreware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Lead-glazed cream-colored earthenware (pearlware) with lustre decoration. Set with 1991.415a-b and 1991.416a-b. Semi-circular form on four cushion feet with four molded pilasters and round bands at the base and rim. Rim surmounted by a scalloped edge. Domed lid partially fluted with three holes and a lion’s head finial. Molded decoration partially picked out in pink lustre, pink lustre sprigs painted on cover around finial. Pastoral landscape including a central image of a large house, and a seated shepherd, painted in pink lustre in three areas of body divided by columns.

Credit Line

Gift of Charlotte and Irving Rabb