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Title

Monteith (Seau crennele)

1770


Artist

Sèvres

France

1756 -


About

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.


Details


Date

1770


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

13 x 29.7 x 21.4 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.183


Artist information

Sèvres

Works in the collection

37


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 104 (colour illus.). cat.no. 137