Royal Crown Derby Porcelain Co. (founded 1750). <em>Ewer</em>, 1888. Porcelain, 12 5/8 x 5 3/4 in. (32.1 x 14.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.110. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1999.152.110_print.jpg)


Artist:Royal Crown Derby Porcelain Co.

Medium: Porcelain

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Dimensions: 12 5/8 x 5 3/4 in. (32.1 x 14.6 cm)



Accession Number: 1999.152.110

Image: CUR.1999.152.110_print.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Ewer, ivory body, of bulbous form with elongated, tapering neck surmounted by flared and scrolling pulled spout and terminating in a ring-shaped knop above the inverted, sloping shoulders of the onion-shaped body, mounted on a raised, circular foot. The neck decorated in celadon green ground beneath a gilt craquelure pattern and neo-greque decorative motifs, the body decorated with an overall gilt and platinum pattern of naturalistically rendered thistles and tulips. The molded and applied reticulated handle, of ear-form with everted arches, of celadon ground with gilt decoration. Very good condition.

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