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Pair of Vestal oil lamps
(c. 1860)

stoneware (black basalt)
(a-b) 23.0 × 20.7 × 10.4 cm (overall)
(c-d) 21.9 × 20.2 × 10.1 cm (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Staffordshire, England
(a) impressed in base u.c.: WEDGWOOD
impressed (inverted) in base l.l.: C
(c) impressed in base l.c.: WEDGWOOD / S
Accession Number
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Mr Keith M. Deutsher, Founder Benefactor, 1993
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
18th & 19th Century Decorative Arts & Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Physical description
Pair of boat-shaped lamps with covers set on a high gadrooned socle upon canted square base. One lamp has seated woman holding a book, the other a woman holding a pitcher.