Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd. (founded 1759). <em>Bowl, Argenta Pattern</em>, ca. 1885. Glazed Earthenware, Silverplate, 4 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. (11.4 x 24.8 x 24.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.253. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1999.152.253_view1.jpg)

Bowl, Argenta Pattern

Artist:Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd.J.G. & S.

Medium: Glazed Earthenware, Silverplate

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1885

Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. (11.4 x 24.8 x 24.8 cm)


Accession Number: 1999.152.253

Image: CUR.1999.152.253_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Squat, thick-walled polychrome white bowl in the Japanesque style with flat top, straight-sided applied metal rim. Body flares out from rim to midpoint and tapers to molded foot. Overall body with six even scallops. Two opposed similar clusters of six and eight green flowers with yellow centers alternating with molded raised asymmetrical arrangement of green stems with spiky cluster of thin leaves and small clusters of red petaled flowers with yellow centers. Condition: Very good

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