An image of Small oval tureen, cover and standAn image of Small oval tureen, cover and stand

Worcester

(England 1751 – 2009)

Small oval tureen, cover and stand

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

This shape is often described as a butter dish. The present example is printed with the popular ‘three flower’ pattern in use at Worcester 1770–80.

Year
circa 1775-circa 1780
Media
Ceramic
Medium
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions
tureen 4.3 x 13.6 x 8.6 cm; cover 4.7 x 11.9 x 9.0 cm; dish and cover height 8.6 cm; stand 3.1 x 18.3 x 13.4 cm; combined 9.5 x 18.3 x 13.4 cm :
a - tureen; 4.3 x 13.6 x 8.6 cm
b - cover; 4.7 x 11.9 x 9 cm
c - stand; 3.1 x 18.3 x 13.4 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.159.a-c