Collection Online
Medium
stoneware (white terracotta)
Measurements
20.7 × 13.1 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Staffordshire, England
Inscription
impressed in base u.c: WEDGWOOD
incised (inverted) in base l.l.: K
Accession Number
D68-1994
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Frank Sweett, 1994
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 Century Decorative Arts & Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Description
The mallet shape vase has floral garlands in relief on the concave column section of the body and a band of guilloche pattern enclosing rosettes around the drum-like lower part, the ornaments reserved in white against a variegated green glaze which imitates green porphyry.