An image of Cream basin, cover and stand [one of a pair]

Worcester

(England 1751 – 2009)

Cream basin, cover and stand [one of a pair]

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

Though traditionally called a chestnut basket, this oval bowl with pierced cover and stand probably served as a cream basin. See also L2012.152.a-c

Year
circa 1768-circa 1772
Media
Ceramic
Medium
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions
basin and cover 13.7 x 20.5 x 14.8 cm; basin, cover and stand 14.9 x 24.8 x 21.5 cm :
a - basin; 7.6 x 20.5 x 14.5 cm
b - cover; 6.2 x 17.4 x 14.8 cm
c - stand; 5.8 x 24.8 x 21.5 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.151.a-c