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Vase and Cover

Decorative Arts and Design

MEDIUM Porcelain
  • Place Made: England
  • DATES 1890
    DIMENSIONS 11 x 6 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (27.9 x 17.1 x 14.6 cm)
    MARKINGS Co. logo printed in orange with 12 dots; printed in orange, 'ENGLAND'; applied rectangular white-paper tag with '7037'. Cover: not marked.
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1999.152.85a-b
    CREDIT LINE Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Vase (a) and cover (b), white-bodied porcelain, oviform; the shoulder, molded with a gilded-band of ribbon-bedecked flowering prunus on a gilt-seed blue ground; the front body painted with raised, polychrome-gilt, rocaille scrolls encompassing flowers, musical trophies, and ribbon with pendant mask and medallion against a blue ground; the reverse similarly painted with a pendant flower basket and ribbon-garland; the c-scroll handles gilded; raised on a circular base decorated with molded prunus blossoms on a gilt-seeded blue ground. The cover with a similar prunus-molded border, and gilt-molded finial. Condition: Very good, finial restored.
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