Worcester Royal Porcelain Co. (founded 1751). <em>Vase</em>, ca. 1863. Porcelain, 10 x 4 1/8 x 4 1/8 in. (25.4 x 10.5 x 10.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.34. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1999.152.34_bw.jpg)

Vase

Artist:Worcester Royal Porcelain Co.

Medium: Porcelain

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Dates:ca. 1863

Dimensions: 10 x 4 1/8 x 4 1/8 in. (25.4 x 10.5 x 10.5 cm)

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H24, 2E

Accession Number: 1999.152.34

Image: 1999.152.34_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Vase, ivory-bodied porcelain of quatrefoil shape, tapering towards base; in the Japanese taste, each lobe molded with gilt bamboo and colorfully painted with a crane amidst reeds, rocks, and flowering prunus tree on a pale-green ground; the shoulder molded with gilt-heightened stiff-leaves; the handles molded as salamanders; raised on a chamfered, square, gilt-enriched base on bracket feet. Condition: Good, crack on base.

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