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Wall Pocket

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Porcelain
  • Place Made: Worcester, England
  • DATES ca. 1893
    DIMENSIONS 8 x 6 x 2 1/2 in. (20.3 x 15.3 x 6.4 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS On underside, black transfer printed company logo. On underside, impressed: "23". Written: "7".
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1999.152.319
    CREDIT LINE Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Worcester Royal Porcelain Co. (founded 1751). Wall Pocket, ca. 1893. Porcelain, 8 x 6 x 2 1/2 in. (20.3 x 15.3 x 6.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.319. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 1999.152.319_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Molded white-bodied porcelain paphiopedilum ("lady slipper") orchid wall pocket with striped dorsal sepal and petals, mottled staminode and white pouch.
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    Wall Pocket