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Title

Small jug or sauce boat

circa 1747-circa 1748

Artist

Bow

England

1744 - 1776

  • Details

    Date
    circa 1747-circa 1748
    Media category
    Ceramic
    Materials used
    soft-paste porcelain
    Dimensions
    5.2 x 13.2 x 8.9 cm
    Credit
    On loan from Kenneth Reed
    Location
    18th c European porcelain
    Accession number
    L2012.78
    Copyright

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    Artist information
    Bow

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    The applied prunus-sprig decoration was adopted from Chinese examples by several European factories. On this example the cool grey glaze and firing problems which have resulted in staining suggest an early date.

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