candlestick

manufacturer: Minton & Co. (English, estab. 1793)

circa 1836-1841
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Description
candlestick, from a pair, in the form of female figure gathering and proffering fruit and flowers. She carries cut blooms in her apron and holds a single flowerhead in her left hand. The figure is ornately painted and gilded in imitation of the Meissen style and are profusely decorated with applied flowers and leaves. Tree stumps extend from the circular bases to form the candelabra.
Maker and role
manufacturer: Minton & Co. (English, estab. 1793)
Production place
Stoke-on-Trent, England
Production date
circa 1836-1841
circa 1840
Media description
porcelian
Measurements
225 x 111 mm
Measurement details
height: 225mm
width: 111mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1993
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A1144.2

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