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Covered vase

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One from a pair of hexagonal vases with tapered body and domed cover, turned finial. Blue scale field gilt scrolled patterns filled with birds and branch decoration painted on white ground.

Inscription

Mark: fretted square

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas L. Winthrop in memory of the late Mr. Thomas L. Winthrop

About 1770–75

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 47 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm (18 1/2 x 5 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

21.1181a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain