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Bough Pot

Manufacturer: Derby Porcelain Factory

Artist: William Duesbury II

Date: c.1790
Overall (G83.1.1131.1-2): 14.5 x 26 cm (5 11/16 x 10 1/4 in.)
Medium: Phosphatic (bone ash) soft-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels, gilding
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:England, Derbyshire, Derby
Object number: G83.1.1131.1-2
DescriptionA Derby boughpot with pierced cover and two gilt serpent handles. The front and two side panels are painted with named views of Ulleswater, Thorpe Cloud, Derbyshire and Doverdale, and Derbyshire, all against a fine yellow ground with a blue and gold band above and below.