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An image of Frill vase [one of pair] by Derby
Alternate image of Frill vase [one of pair] by Derby

Derby

(England 1750 – )

Title
Frill vase [one of pair]
Year
circa 1765
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions

16.3 x 11.7 cm diam

Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.114
Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

This vase and another in the collection (L2012.115) would originally have had covers and would have formed part of a garniture of three vases. The ‘frill vase’ form originated at Bow and was also introduced at Worcester in the late 1760s.

Bibliography (1)

Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 71 (colour illus.). cat.no. 83