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Title

Small oval tureen, cover and stand,

circa 1775-circa 1780


Artist

Worcester

England

1751 - 2009


About

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.


Details


Date

circa 1775-circa 1780


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

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


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, 91 (colour illus.). cat.no. 115