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'Neptune' Vase

Manufacturer: Barr Flight & Barr Factory

Date: c.1810-1820
Overall: 11.6 x 12.5 x 10 cm (4 9/16 x 4 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)
Medium: Soapstone porcelain, enamel, and gold.
Credit Line: Gift of the Volunteer Committee of the George R. Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art
Origin:England, Worcestershire, Worcester
Object number: G88.2.1
DescriptionDouble-handled vase in urn shape with eagle and dolphin entwined handles in gilt, on a square base. It is painted with a named scene of Neptune riding a dolphin with applied pearls.