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Vase

Made by: Adderleys Limited

Currently in storage


About this object

The vase is two-handled with a splay foot. It has a pale blue background with gold designs. On one side in white is a medallion with a portrait head of Elizabeth II facing to the left. Around her is a border of laurel leaves with a British crown at the top. On a gold banderole below is an inscription in black. On the opposite side in a medallion against gold is a monogram. this is also surrounded by laurel leaves and topped by a British cornw. The handles are gilded and are shaped into a linear square shape. The pedestal foot is decorated with a leaf design. The bottom edge is gilded.

Category:
ceramics, english
Made from:
Bone china
Made in:
ENGLAND: Longton, Staffordshire
Date made:
1953
Size:
15.2 cm (6 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
26.39
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK; INSCRIPTION; MONOGRAM underneath in gold: (crown) Adderly Fine Bone China England; on front: Crowned June 2nd 1953 Queen Elizabeth; inside: Long Life and A Prosperous Reign to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II; on back: EIIR
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973