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Tureen, cover, and stand

Tureen, cover, and stand
Tureen, cover, and stand
Title
Tureen, cover, and stand
Date 
1770-1785
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 11 3/4 in. ( 19 x 24.1 x 29.8 cm )
Description 
Four-lobed oval porcelain tureen with cover and stand; twig handles and finial ending in applied leaves and flowers; thickened gadroon-molded rim on the tureen and stand; stand is transfer-printed in blue with the Pine Cone pattern and has a printed blue border with geometric cell pattern outlining the gadroon molding; interior of tureen is printed with a flower spray and large flower sprays are printed on the exterior of the tureen and the cover; same cell pattern borders the cover; painted blue open crescent mark on tureen and hatched crescent mark on stand.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Edmund Astley Prentis
Object Number 
1957.282a-c
Gallery Label 
This piece is quite uncommon because most tureens are smaller in size.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group