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1915

  • We acquired this object.

2015

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2023

  • You found it!

Copy of the Portland Vase Vase

This is a vase. It was manufactured by Josiah Wedgwood and Sons. It is dated 1850–1860 and we acquired it in 1915. Its medium is stoneware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Frederick F. Thompson. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Frederick F. Thompson.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 27 × 18 cm (10 5/8 × 7 1/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside: [1] WEDGWOOD (impressed) [2] 1 (impressed)

Cite this object as

Copy of the Portland Vase Vase; Manufactured by Josiah Wedgwood and Sons; stoneware; H x diam.: 27 × 18 cm (10 5/8 × 7 1/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Frederick F. Thompson; 1915-30-1

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Mr. Pergolesi's Curious Things.

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