Collection Online
Medium
stoneware
Measurements
33.4 × 21.1 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Staffordshire, England
Inscription
impressed in base l.c.: (semicircle) / (semicircle) WEDGWOOD
incised in base l.c.: S.628
Accession Number
249-D1M
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1889
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
The design of leaves and flowers is executed in gilded raised paste, different shades of gold are used against a black ground. Details pale red glaze. Shape influenced by Japanese ceramics.