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Pear shaped coffee pot with cover; orange ground overlayed with diamond pattern gilding, two large cartouche reserves, decorated with chinoiserie figures, interiors and landscape, six small reserves around pot with floral decoration, cover with 2 reserves

Marks

none

Provenance

By 1965, Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

English, about 1780

Dimensions

Overall: 25cm (9 13/16in.)

Accession Number

65.2196a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain