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Bough pot

Description

White bisque half-round pot w/ four bun feet. Rope edged "basket weave" border at base. Three vignettes in relief; 2 putti in each side panel flank five putti w/ a sheep. Acanthus motif within molded upper edge. Domed pierced lid w/ rosebud finial.

Details

Maker
Hackwood & Co. (Maker)
Date
1842-1849
Inscriptions
Impressed mark on back: ""Hackwood & Co.""
Location of origin
Shelton-Hanley, England, Staffordshire
Material
porcelain
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
boughpots
figure- and animal-derived motifs
porcelain
Porcelain
POT
Putti
putti (motifs)
Sheep
sheep (genus)
Dimensions
7.375 x 7.688 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.126
GUSN
45409

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