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Collections > Ceramics > Vase and Cover
Vase and Cover
Urn shaped on either side a loop handle. The whole is raised on a high circular foot, which in turn is raised on a square base. The cover is domed and surrounded by a knop in the form of a cluster of leaves curled over a berry. Decorated with a broad band of dark blue upon which is a meander of flowers and foliage in gold lightly engraved and the remainder of the surface is decorated in gold lightly engraved and etched with stylised leaves, flowers and foliage.
Size: Height: 29 cm.
Artist / Maker: Derby Porcelain
Object Type: vase and cover
Period: George III
Broad Date: Late Georgian
Actual Date: c. 1790
Century: 18th century
Materials: Soft-paste porcelain, Enamel, Gold
Museum Accession Number: X.4469