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Urn

1982.3.1AB (RS200529)

Description

Urn [A] with cover [B]. Urn has a white body with colorless glaze. Bulbous urn shape terminating in short cylindrical beaded mouth. Two molded pistol handles at shoulders. Molded on back and front with bell flower swag below oval medallion painted with wooded landscape in orange. Molded decoration highlighted with orange and gilt. Medallion surrounded by floral and ribboned swag decoration. Random floral sprigs overall. Circular foot with molded leaves terminates in marbleized square base. Circular cover [B] has a molded and enameled basket weave border. Slightly domed in center and terminating in pine cone finial. Deep flange.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1792
Material
porcelain
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
porcelain
Urn, Decorative
urns
Dimensions
15 5/16 x 9 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.3.1AB
GUSN
55911

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