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Face Vessel

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
ceramic, stoneware (overall material)
kaolin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 3 in; 12.7 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
face vessel
Place Made:
United States: South Carolina, Edgefield
Associated Place:
United States: South Carolina, Edgefield
Date made:
mid 1800s
Credit Line:
The Estate of Mary Elizabeth Sinnott
ID Number:
CE.324313
Accession number:
68233
Catalog number:
324313
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National Museum of American History
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Sevres porcelain plate

Maker:
Sevres  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels and gold (overall color)
Egyptian revival after D. V. Denon (overall style)
Object Name:
Plate
Date made:
1804
ID Number:
CE.P662
Accession number:
225282
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Minton parian porcelain pâte-sur-pâte flask

Physical Description:
parian porcelain (overall material)
pâte-sur-pâte (overall production method/technique)
19th century classicist (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 5 3/8 in x 2 5/16 in; 14.605 cm x 13.6525 cm x 5.87375 cm
Object Name:
vase
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Staffordshire
Date made:
1873
ID Number:
CE.P-989
Catalog number:
P-989
Accession number:
225282
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National Museum of American History
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Worcester porcelain teapot stand

Physical Description:
polychrome (component surface decoration color name)
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, soft-paste (overall material)
imari (joint piece style)
Measurements:
overall: 7/8 in x 5 13/16 in x 5 1/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 14.76375 cm x 13.0175 cm
Object Name:
stand, teapot
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Worcester
Date made:
c.1775
ID Number:
CE.P-851B
Accession number:
225282
Catalog number:
P-851B
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National Museum of American History
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Worcester porcelain soup plate (from the "Hope" service)

Physical Description:
soft-paste porcelain (overall material)
on-glaze enamels and gold (overall color)
neo-classical (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 1 15/16 in x 9 11/16 in; 4.92125 cm x 24.60625 cm
Object Name:
plate, soup
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
1790-1791
ID Number:
CE.P-810
Catalog number:
P-810
Accession number:
225282
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National Museum of American History
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Worcester porcelain plate (from the "Hope" service)

Physical Description:
soft-paste porcelain (overall material)
on-glaze enamels and gold (overall color)
neo-classical (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/16 in x 9 1/2 in; 2.69875 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
plate
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
1790-1791
ID Number:
CE.P-811
Catalog number:
P-811
Accession number:
225282
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National Museum of American History
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Worcester porcelain oval dish

Maker:
Worcester Royal Porcelain Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in x 11 in x 8 1/8 in; 4.445 cm x 27.94 cm x 20.6375 cm
Object Name:
dish
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Staffordshire
Date made:
1804-1813
ID Number:
CE.P-826
Accession number:
225282
Catalog number:
P-826
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National Museum of American History
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Tournai soft-paste porcelain teapot

Physical Description:
soft-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome on-glaze enamels and gold on cobalt blue ground (overall color)
subjects after Buffon, Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/8 in x 7 in x 4 3/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 17.78 cm x 11.1125 cm
Object Name:
teapot
Date made:
ca. 1787
ID Number:
CE.P-77
Catalog number:
P-77
Accession number:
225282
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-e5a9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Worcester porcelain cup and saucer

Physical Description:
blue (cup color)
blue (saucer color)
monochrome, blue (component surface decoration color name)
figures (joint piece description of decoration)
figures (overall description of decoration)
ceramic, porcelain, soft-paste (cup material)
ceramic, porcelain, soft-paste (saucer material)
Measurements:
overall: cup: 2 1/2 in x 3 in x 2 1/4 in; 6.35 cm x 7.62 cm x 5.715 cm
overall: saucer: 3/4 in x 4 3/16 in; 1.905 cm x 10.6045 cm
Object Name:
Cup and Saucer
cup
saucer
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Worcester
Date made:
1765-1770
ID Number:
CE.P-855ab
Label number:
682
Catalog number:
P-855ab
Accession number:
225282
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National Museum of American History
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Worcester porcelain Shakespeare mug

Physical Description:
monochrome, brown-gray (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, soft-paste (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 3/4 in x 4 7/8 in x 3 5/8 in; 12.065 cm x 12.3825 cm x 9.2075 cm
Object Name:
Mug
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Worcester
Date made:
1770
ID Number:
CE.P-887
Catalog number:
P-887
Accession number:
225282
Label number:
618
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National Museum of American History
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Paris porcelain cup and saucer (part of a service)

Physical Description:
black (cup color)
red (cup color)
monochrome, pink (component surface decoration color name)
mythological figures (joint piece description of decoration)
mythological figures (overall description of decoration)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (cup material)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (saucer material)
Measurements:
overall cup: 2 5/16 in x 3 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 5.9055 cm x 8.255 cm x 6.35 cm
overall saucer: 1 1/8 in x 5 in; 2.8575 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
Cup and Saucer
cup
saucer
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca. 1820
ID Number:
CE.P-576Fab
Catalog number:
P-576Fab
Accession number:
225282
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National Museum of American History
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Paris porcelain sugar bowl and cover

Physical Description:
black (overall color)
red (overall color)
monochrome, pink (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (overall material)
gilt (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 4 3/16 in x 4 7/8 in x 4 3/4 in; 10.6045 cm x 12.3825 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
bowl, sugar
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca.1820
ID Number:
CE.P-576Cab
Catalog number:
P-576Cab
Accession number:
225282
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National Museum of American History
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Paris porcelain teapot (part of a service)

Physical Description:
black (overall color)
red (overall color)
monochrome, pink (overall surface decoration color name)
gilt (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 8 in x 4 3/8 in; 15.875 cm x 20.32 cm x 11.1125 cm
Object Name:
Teapot
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca. 1820
ID Number:
CE.P-576Bab
Catalog number:
P-576Bab
Accession number:
225282
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Paris porcelain coffee pot (part of a service)

Physical Description:
black (overall color)
red (overall color)
monochrome, pink (overall surface decoration color name)
gilt (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 6 3/4 in x 4 7/8 in; 24.13 cm x 17.145 cm x 12.3825 cm
Object Name:
Coffeepot
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca. 1820
ID Number:
CE.P-576Aab
Catalog number:
P-576Aab
Accession number:
225282
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Paris porcelain pitcher (part of a service)

Physical Description:
black (overall color)
red (overall color)
monochrome, pink (overall surface decoration color name)
gilt (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/4 in x 5 5/8 in x 4 1/4 in; 17.145 cm x 14.2875 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
Pitcher
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca. 1820
ID Number:
CE.P-576D
Catalog number:
P-576D
Accession number:
225282
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National Museum of American History
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Paris porcelain compote (part of a service)

Physical Description:
black (overall color)
monochrome, pink (overall surface decoration color name)
gilt (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 7 3/4 in; 10.795 cm x 19.685 cm
Object Name:
bowl
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca. 1820
ID Number:
CE.P-576E
Catalog number:
P-576E
Accession number:
225282
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Paris porcelain cup and saucer

Physical Description:
red (saucer color)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (cup material)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (saucer material)
gilt (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall cup: 4 3/4 in x 5 5/8 in x 3 5/8 in; 12.065 cm x 14.2875 cm x 9.2075 cm
overall saucer: 1 1/4 in x 7 in x 6 1/8 in; 3.175 cm x 17.78 cm x 15.5575 cm
Object Name:
cup
saucer
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
c.1812
ID Number:
CE.P-586ab
Catalog number:
P-586ab
Accession number:
225282
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Paris porcelain cup and saucer

Physical Description:
brown (cup color)
monochrome, black (component surface decoration color name)
calendars (joint piece description of decoration)
calendars (overall description of decoration)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (cup material)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (saucer material)
Measurements:
overall cup: 4 1/4 in x 3 5/8 in x 3 3/16 in; 10.795 cm x 9.2075 cm x 8.0645 cm
overall saucer: 1 in x 5 5/8 in; 2.54 cm x 14.2875 cm
Object Name:
cup
saucer
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
c.1811
ID Number:
CE.P-582ab
Catalog number:
P-582ab
Accession number:
225282
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Paris porcelain cup and saucer

Physical Description:
brown (cup color)
brown (saucer color)
polychrome (component surface decoration color name)
neoclassical figures (joint piece description of decoration)
neoclassical figures (overall description of decoration)
ceramic, porcelain (cup material)
ceramic, porcelain (saucer material)
Measurements:
overall cup: 3 1/8 in x 3 in x 2 1/2 in; 7.9375 cm x 7.62 cm x 6.35 cm
overall saucer: 3/4 in x 5 in; 1.905 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
cup
saucer
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
c.1810
ID Number:
CE.P-96ab
Catalog number:
P-96ab
Accession number:
225282
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Worcester porcelain dessert dish

Physical Description:
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, soft-paste (overall material)
kakiemon (joint piece style)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 10 3/8 in x 7 1/4 in; 5.08 cm x 26.3525 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
dish, dessert
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Worcester
Date made:
c.1770
ID Number:
CE.P-825
Catalog number:
P-825
Accession number:
225282
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edanmdm:nmah_572873

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