Visual display of the Posset pot

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Posset pot

  • 1700-1720
  • Decoration: Painted. Two pairs of bird-and-flower motifs framed in foliate and linear scrollwork. Borders composed of horizontal lines and bands with, respectively, floral reserves, filled arcs and curvilinear motifs, filled triangles, and (on foot) pseudofluting. Foliate band on spout.
  • Place of origin: Bristol or London

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Date
1700-1720
Description of Original
Delftware, H.: 10 1/2" (26.7 cm); Diam. (body): 10 1/8" (25.7 cm); Diam. (with spout): 10 3/4" (27.3 cm); Diam. (with handles): 13 3/4" (34.9 cm)
Subject
Beverage wares
Location of Original
Longridge Collection : D289
For Staff
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