An image of Monteith (Seau crennele)

Sèvres

(France 1756 – )

Monteith (Seau crennele)

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

The undulating rim is designed to keep the stems of wine glasses steady as they sit in water to cool. The form can also be described as a monteith.

Year
1770
Media
Ceramic
Medium
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions
13 x 29.7 x 21.4 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.183