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Vase

English
about 1757
Made at Bow Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Overall: 29.2 x 11.7 cm (11 1/2 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.1276a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels

On View

Ann and Graham Gund Gallery (Gallery LG31)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Hexagonal, baluster form, slight moulding below short vertical neck. Domed cover, flattened, tulip-shaped finial. Alternate panels decorated with exotic bird on flowering stalk and flowers in turquoise, blue, magenta and yellow, outlined in black. Sprays of flowers on neck, foliate band on side of cover, edged in brown. Mate to 61.1277

Inscription

James A. Lewis label; Lowenadler collection label, "No. 1"; Katz collection label, "B-9".

Markings

Mark B in underglaze blue.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection