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1938

  • We acquired this object.

2021

Creamboat, Creamboat with "Pylon Tree" Pattern, 18th century

This is a creamboat. It was manufactured by Bow factory. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is porcelain, vitreous enamel. It is a part of the department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 5.1 × 11.6 × 6 cm (2 in. × 4 9/16 in. × 2 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Underside: [1] one or two dots, painted in underglaze blue

It is inscribed

Uninscribed

Cite this object as

Creamboat, Creamboat with "Pylon Tree" Pattern, 18th century; Manufactured by Bow Porcelain Factory (England, GB, United Kingdom); porcelain, vitreous enamel; H x W x D: 5.1 × 11.6 × 6 cm (2 in. × 4 9/16 in. × 2 3/8 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-431-b

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