An image of Pot-pourri vase [one of pair]

Chelsea

(England 1744 – 1769)

Pot-pourri vase [one of pair]

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

Gold anchor Chelsea vases often adopt an essentially pear-shaped form. Normally these have elaborate handles and lavish painted decoration. This more restrained design remained popular and was repeated at Derby c1770 with applied garlands in biscuit porcelain. See also L2012.106

Year
circa 1762-1768
Media
Ceramic
Medium
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions
29.6 x 13.8 x 10.3 cm :
a - vase; 23.2 x 13.8 x 10.3 cm
b - lid; 8.6 x 7 x 5.7 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.107.a-b