Collection Online
stoneware (blue-black jasper), bronze, mirror
(a-b) 31.9 × 21.8 cm diameter (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Staffordshire, England
Accession Number
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Mr Keith M. Deutsher, Governor, 1992
Gallery location
18th & 19th Century Decorative Arts & Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Copy of first edition Portland vase, in blue-black jasper, decorated with frieze of classical figures. Base of vase is decorated in relief with half-figure of a man wearing an Oriental headdress. Tripod stand with mirror base to reflect base of vase.