Vase, shape 191
introduced before 1872, made 1878
8 x 6 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. (20.3 x 15.9 x 14 cm) (show scale)
Co. logo printed in puce with an 'N'; Co. logo impressed; handwritten in brown 'Br'; impressed no. '191'; handwritten in blue '96º'; applied rectangular white-paper tag with no. '7660'.
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Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller
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Worcester Royal Porcelain Co. (founded 1751). Vase, shape 191, introduced before 1872, made 1878. Porcelain, 8 x 6 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. (20.3 x 15.9 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.26. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 1999.152.26_1999.152.27_bw.jpg)
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Vase, white-bodied porcelain, hexagonal shape; in the Japanese taste with overlapping blue and white circlets; each section ribbed with gilt and enclosing scattered gilt precious objects, possibly transfer-printed in gilt and blue; with gilt c-scrolled handles; raised on a gilt fretwork base with six lappet feet on a brown ground.
Condition: Very good.
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