Basket

ca. 1755 (made)

Welsh, James

Height: 7.6 cm, Diameter: 20 cm

C.182-1935 CER

Circular basket of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels, decorated by James Welsh, Bow Porcelain Factory, Bow, ca. 1755

Basket of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels. Circular with openwork sides. Bouquets and insects are on the bottom with a red and gold Japanese floral pattern inside round the rim.

One of a pair with C.182A-1935.

Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case 1, shelf 6

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