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Moon Flask

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

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

Date:

1873

Artist:

Probably designed by Christopher Dresser (English, born Scotland, 1834-1904)
Minton (Stoke-on-Trent, England, founded 1793)

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 231

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Artist

Christopher Dresser (Designer)

Title

Moon Flask

Origin

England

Date

1873

Medium

Bone china, enamel, and gilding

Inscriptions

Impressed MINTON (on base), impressed symbol (on base; for 1873), impressed stylized M (on base), impressed 1348 (on base; indicating shape), painted B (on base; in blue), two painted crosses (on base; one in red, one in black), indistinguishable painted mark (on base; in red)

Dimensions

25.87 x 20.32 x 10.79 cm (10 3/16 x 8 x 4 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Helene Fortunoff and Robert Grossman

Reference Number

2020.313

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