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Vase with cover and pedestal

Austrian (Vienna)
about 1790-1800


Object Place: Europe, Vienna, Austria

Dimensions

39.1 cm (15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.870a-c

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Pair with 96.871a-b. Porcelain; urn-shaped with two gilded handles, foot and rim; pale blue bands with salmon color between, decorated with jewelled gold; a medallion painted on each side; the cover has bands of salmon and blue, with jewelled gold decoration. Stands on a separate square plinth.

Markings

Underglaze blue shield on base of vase.

Provenance

Mrs. Richard Baker Collection. Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1896, gift of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson, from the collection of Mrs. Richard Baker