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Moon Flask

A work made of earthenware?, enamel, and gilding.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of earthenware?, enamel, and gilding.

Date:

1871

Artist:

Minton’s Art Pottery Studio (London, 1871-1875)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Moon Flask

Place

London (Object made in)

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1871

Medium

Earthenware?, enamel, and gilding

Inscriptions

Stamped MINTONS' / Art-Pottery / STUDIO / Kensington / Gore (on base; in black), painted 269 [?] in a circle and 46 (both on base), impressed MINTON (on base), 1348 (on base; indicating shape), A, S (both on base), and impressed ligature mark (on base; for 1871)

Dimensions

29.3 × 22.8 × 11.5 cm (11 1/2 × 8 15/16 × 4 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Helene Fortunoff and Robert Grossman

Reference Number

2020.309

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