Boar's Head Tureen

On display

Details

  • Title

    Boar's Head Tureen

  • Artist/maker

    possibly Joseph Willems (before 1720 - 1766) (modeller)
    Chelsea Porcelain Factory (1745 - 1784) (manufacturer)
  • Associated place

  • Date

    1755 - 1760
  • Material and technique

    frit paste porcelain, moulded and enamelled

  • Object type

    tureen
  • Dimensions

    53.5 cm stand (length)
    39 cm stand (width)
  • No. of items

    3

  • Credit line

    Purchased (Bouch, Madan, Jones, Virtue-Tebbs Funds) with the assistance of the Art Fund, the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the MLA/V&A Purchase Grant Fund, the Friends of the Ashmolean, Mr Martin Foley, Prof. James Fenton, The Hon. Mrs Alexandra Williams, the Oxford Ceramics Group, and numerous private donations, 2007.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 40 | European Ceramics
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA2007.1

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Glossary of terms

porcelain

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