Saucer

ca. 1770-1780 (made)

Cozzi pottery factory

Diameter: 12.1 cm

C.242-1913 CER

Saucer of hard-paste porcelain, Cozzi pottery factory, Venice, ca. 1770-1780.

Saucer of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. In the middle is a Chinese garden-scene with boys and a dog. Round the rim are landscapes and flowers in red in alternate large and small gilt-bordered panels reserved on a dark blue ground.

Given by Sir William Lawrence, Bt.

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case 24, shelf 8

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