Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
76.2.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 30.5 cm, Diam: 12.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1847
Primary Description: 
Translucent white lead glass; blown-molded, enameled, transfer-printed, and gilt. Classical vase shape, with rounded incurved rim, waisted neck, ovoid body; gilt rim band; band of gilt stylized palmettes and scrolls around the neck, band of gilt palmettes and scrolls around the shoulder; on the side, an orange and brown transfer-printed depiction of two figures in a chariot drawn by four horses (quadriga); on the reverse formal gilt shell pattern; double-domed foot, with a band of gilt palmettes, above a gilt line; the underside of the foot with a purple printed circular mark, with "RICHARDSON'S · / STOURBRIDGE" in a ring around "P." (printed, purple) above "282" (orange, script); rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tillman, Alan, Source
1976-09-02
Inscription: 
RICHARDSON'S · / STOURBRIDGE / P / 282
Inscription
underside of foot The underside ofthe foot with a purple printed circular mark, with "Richardson's./Stourbridge" in a ring around "P." (printed, purple) above "282" (orange, script)
Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co. at Scone Palace (1976-04-13) p. 30, lot #181;