Tureen and cover

Tureen and cover
Title
Tureen and cover
Date 
ca. 1790
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. ( 14 x 19 x 14 cm )
Description 
Porcelain tureen with reeded interlacing strap handles terminating in blue enamel molded leaves into gilding; fruit knop on cover; the border pattern is composed of a gilded band at the rim, bounded in turn by a blue enamel band, which is in turn bounded within by a rust band with gold dots, again bounded by a gold line with painted waves; at the tip of each wave is a blue diamond; between the diamonds are blue dots; the secondary border is composed of interlaced bands of blue and gilded rust husks and a plain gold vine; at the center of each side is a gilded blue enamel floral spray.
Object Number 
INV.13209ab
Gallery Label 
This dish is part of a larger set.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group