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Flatware handle

Object Number: 
Z.1197b
Date: 
1750-1800
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
overall: 5 1/4 x 1 1/2 in.
Description: 
One of a set of eight molded baluster-shaped porcelain flatware handles; main section decorated in rust, blue, and yellow, and black overglaze enamels with Chinese-style floral and geometric decoration; bands of yellow outlined in black; hollow center and collar for fitting onto flatware.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group