Worcester Royal Porcelain Co. (founded 1751). <em>Vase on Pedestal</em>, 1897. Porcelain, 17 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (44.5 x 11.4 x 11.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.270. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1999.152.270_bw.jpg)

Vase on Pedestal

Artist:Worcester Royal Porcelain Co.

Medium: Porcelain

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Dates:1897

Dimensions: 17 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (44.5 x 11.4 x 11.4 cm)

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 6H00, 3A

Accession Number: 1999.152.270

Image: 1999.152.270_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small cream and pink blush classical shaped vase on tall cream pedestal, with polychrome paint decoration. Classical shaped vase in cream and pink blush, with outward flaring rim and at shoulders inverted trumpet shaped floral handles. Painted decoration on main body of large pink flowers with smaller blue and yellow flowers, with brown and green leaves, with gilt highlights; on reverse painted, smaller floral spray as before. Base of vase of knoped dome shaped foot on graduated canted corner squares, set on tall relief molded bead and palmette decorated pedestal with smaller floral and berry sprays paint designs around pedestal in red, green and purple, gilt highlights to relief molding, end of pedestal, square, canted corner base.

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