2003.0013.069 A, B Bow porcelain potpourri pot
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Potpourri bowl

  • Category:

    Ceramics

  • Creator (Role):

    Bow Porcelain Factory (Maker)

    Giambologna (Design inspiration)

  • Place of Origin:

    London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1755-1765

  • Materials:

    Porcelain (soft-paste); Lead glaze

  • Techniques:

    Slip-cast, Molded, Painted, Pierced, Enameled

  • Museum Object Number:

    2003.0013.069 A, B


  • Complete Details



Object Number

2003.0013.069 A, B

Object Name

Potpourri bowl

Category

Ceramics

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Mrs. Helen Shumway Mayer

Creator (Role)

Bow Porcelain Factory (Maker)
c. 1747-c. 1776

Giambologna (Design inspiration)
1529-1608

Place of Origin

London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Date

1755-1765

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Underside of footrim; Impressed "T o"
2. Label; Underside; Label with "7" in blue ink
3. Label; Underside; Black and gold circular label of D.M. & P. Manheim New York

Subjects

Music; Musical Instruments

Materials

Porcelain (soft-paste); Lead glaze

Techniques

Slip-cast, Molded, Painted, Pierced, Enameled

Dimensions (inches)

10.197 (H) , 6.89 (Diam)

Dimensions (centimeters)

25.9 (H) , 17.5 (Diam)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Gabszewicz, Anton. 2000 Made at New Canton: Bow Porcelain from the Collection of the London Borough of Newham.
Similar gadrooned bowl and cover with replacement foot: pl. 65, p. 77, cites other such bowls in the Schrieber Collection, Victoria & Albert Museum (see Rackham [1915], Pl. 6, no. 41.