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Title

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


Artist

Worcester

England

1751 - 2009


About

Though traditionally called a chestnut basket, this oval bowl with pierced cover and stand probably served as a cream basin. See also L2012.151.a-c


Details


Date

circa 1768-circa 1772


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

basket 7.7 x 19.6 x 14.4 cm, cover 6.7 x 17.4 x 4.8 cm; stand 4.8 x 25.8 x 21.5, basket and cover height ; combined height 14.8 cm :

a - basin; 7.7 x 19.6 x 14.4 cm

b - cover; 6.7 x 17.4 x 4.8 cm

c - stand; 4.8 x 25.8 x 21.5 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.152.a-c


Artist information

Worcester

Works in the collection

20


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 89 (colour illus.). cat.no. 109