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Inkwell with Banded Hedge

Manufacturer: Bow Porcelain Works

Date: 1750
Dimensions:
Overall: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)
Outside Diameter: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)
Medium: Phosphatic (bone ash) soft-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels
Credit Line: The Macdonald Collection
Origin:England, London, Stratford-le-Bow
Object number: G05.12.2
DescriptionBow documentary inkwell, with a squat cylindrical body enamelled in the Kakiemon style using a famille verte palette of Chinese taste. The flat shoulder is pierced with inkpot and quill holes.