Covered tureen on stand

Object Number: 
INV.13480a-c
Date: 
1785-1790
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall (a: Stand): 1 in. × 7 5/8 in. × 5 5/8 in. (2.5 × 19.4 × 14.3 cm) Overall (b,c: Tureen and Lid): 4 in. × 7
Description: 
One of a pair of identical 'famille rose' tureens with covers and stands; red and gold fruit top and stem knops and flange handles molded to look like stub-nosed animal heads with small ears; border decoration is composed of pink guilloche, pink drapering, and scrolling, with gilded rims; other decoration is composed of pink and purple floral clusters with green leaves.
Gallery Label: 
These tureens and stands belonged to Anna (Rapelje) Duycknick and Gerardus Duyckinck and were made at the time of their wedding in 1752.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Fanny F. Clark
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group