The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Possibly vase 'à feilles d'acante' or 'à anses tire-bouchon', of the second size
  • Vase and cover
  • Possibly vase 'à feilles d'acante' or 'à anses tire-bouchon', of the second size
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Sèvres, France
  • c. 1763 - 1765
  • Soft-paste porcelain, gilded
  • Object size: 13.4 x 22.9 cm
  • Incised mark: A scrolling 'C.D'
    Incised mark: An indecipherable mark, possibly '&'
  • C259
  • Back State Room
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Further Reading
  • Possibly Horace Walpole, 12 November 1765; possibly Strawberry Hill sale, 20 May 1842, no. 69; Forrest. Probably Sir Frederick Adair Roe sale, Christie's, 27 May 1867; Durlacher.