Hexagonal covered vase
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)
Object Place: Europe, England
38.73 cm (15 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ann and Graham Gund Gallery (Gallery LG31)
Dark blue with large reserves of white outlined in delicate gilded scrolls. Foliate gilding on blue. Straight neck with shaped reserves of leaf and fruit painting, flanged domed cover, pointed finial, white tipped with gold. Front and back exotic birds, small panels of birds on shoulders. Cover has two shaped reserves of birds, two round ones with butterflies, ornament on flange.
Gift of Richard C. Paine