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Tureen and cover

Tureen and cover
Title
Tureen and cover
Date 
ca. 1790
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 x 13 x 9 in. ( 22.9 x 33 x 22.9 cm )
Description 
Porcelain tureen with gilt pine cone knop and interlacing reeded handles terminating in berry and leaf sprays; 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 gilded iron red band; within this is a gold, scalloped line with blue diamonds at each point; the secondary border is composed of interlaced bands of blue and gold husks and a plain gold vine; at the center of each side of the tureen and cover is a floral spray.
Object Number 
INV.13215ab
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