Pot Pourri vase depicting Apollo and the Nine Muses

Vase with perforated cover

English
about 1785–95
Made at Wedgwood Manufactory (Staffordshire, England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

24 cm (9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.282a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware (Jasperware)

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Blue jasper pot-pourri or bough vase with white sprigged decoration in white of figural groups of music and drama. Perforated lid.

Markings

Wedgwood and V

Provenance

By 1894, Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1925, bequest of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson