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Moon Flask

A work made of bone china, enamel, and gilding.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bone china, enamel, and gilding.

Date:

c. 1875

Artist:

Minton (Stoke-on-Trent, England, founded 1793)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Moon Flask

Origin

Stoke-on-Trent

Date

1873–1880

Medium

Bone china, enamel, and gilding

Inscriptions

Stamped crowned globe mark with word MINTONS (on base, in purple), impressed MINTONS (on rim of base), two painted ovals (on base; in red), indecipherable impressed marks (on rim of base; possibly date code for 1875)

Dimensions

20.1 x 15.2 x 8.1 cm (7 7/8 x 6 x 3 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Helene Fortunoff and Robert Grossman

Reference Number

2020.303

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