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Dolphin ewer butterboat

Manufacturer: Derby Porcelain Factory

Artist: William Duesbury I

Date: c.1765-1780
Dimensions:
Overall: 6.5 x 9 x 5.3 cm (2 9/16 x 3 9/16 x 2 1/16 in.)
Medium: soft-paste porcelain, overglaze enamels
Credit Line: Gift of Norman B. and Cicely B. Bell
Origin:England, Derbyshire, Derby
Object number: G99.2.29
DescriptionDerby butter boat moulded with dolphins and shells, decorated with polychrome florals on the exterior and interior with red rim in overglaze enamels.