ca. 1770-1800 (made)


Height: 26.5 cm taken from Register, Diameter: 16.3 cm taken from Register

C.75-1977 CER

Bottle of buff earthenware covered with a tin glaze and painted in colours. German, Kellinghusen, 1770-1800.

Bottle of globular form with short neck, flaring mouth over a ring moulding with a low angled foot. Covered with a grey tin glaze, painted in manganese purple, blue, green and yellow with rings around the lower body and upper neck. The shoulder is painted with shaded lappets and the main part of the body has a running floral pattern.

Bequeathed by D.B. Simpson

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 50, shelf 1

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