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Vase: EC.24B-1941

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Maker(s)

Production: Chelsea Porcelain Manufactory

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Description

Soft-paste porcelain, moulded, glazed and painted in polychrome enamels.

Notes

History note: Dr H. Bellamy Gardner; sold Sotheby's, 12 June 1941, Catalogue of the Celebrated collection of Chelsea Porcelain, English Ceramics and Enamels, the property of Dr and Mrs Bellamy Gardner, lot 48; given by the National Art Collections Fund as trustee of the R. S. Cochrane Fund

Legal notes

Given by the National Art Collections Fund as Trustee of the R.S. Cochrane Fund

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 3 1/8 in
Height: 5 7/8 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1941-01-12) by National Art Collections Fund

Dating

18th Century, Mid
George II
Red anchor period (1752-1756)
Circa 1752 - 1757

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamels ( polychrome)

Materials used in production

presumed lead Lead-glaze
Soft-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Moulding : Soft-paste porcelain, moulded, glazed and painted in polychrome enamels
Glazing (coating)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: an anchor
  • Location: Base
  • Method of creation: Painted in red enamel
  • Type: Factory mark

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Identification numbers

Accession number: EC.24B-1941
Primary reference Number: 131376
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 29 September 2016 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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