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The bowl is wheel thrown with a high footring. On the outside, below a royal blue border ornamented witha gold wreath chain enclosing a white enamel motif, is a continuous polychrome scene of a camp and ships, begining with the view illustrated. The vessel and the tent display puce flags. The...

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Anchor in gold and monogram REW/1779 in red enamel; three patch marks

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

about 1779

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11.6 x 26.9 cm (4 9/16 x 10 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels and gold




Ceramics, Porcelain