Worcester Royal Porcelain Co. (founded 1751). <em>Vase</em>, 1891. Porcelain, 8 5/8 x 7 3/8 x 6 1/4 in. (21.9 x 18.7 x 15.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.236. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1999.152.236.jpg)

Vase

Artist:Worcester Royal Porcelain Co.

Medium: Porcelain

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:1891

Dimensions: 8 5/8 x 7 3/8 x 6 1/4 in. (21.9 x 18.7 x 15.9 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H28, 2D

Accession Number: 1999.152.236

Image: CUR.1999.152.236.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Classical styled vase, cream glaze with polychrome decoration. Flattened disc opening and short neck with raised decoration, bulbous central body with at shoulder, mirrored, opposing, anamorphic curlicue handles, short stem and downward sloping foot, on a squared, canted corner base. Decoration on central section consists of a hazelnut branch and leaves in blue, red, yellow and purple and a small gold colored spider descending from the branch; reverse depicts a smaller hazelnut and leaf branch in green, brown and red.

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