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Sugar box with lid

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    Ceramics and Glass Collection

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    ca. 1780

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    base diameter: 6 x 9 cm
    diameter: 10,2 x 13,5 cm
    diameter: 9 x 12,8 cm
    height: 4,5 cm
    height: 5,3 cm

The oval box is ribbed, with a wavy rim on the bowl and the cover. The finial of the cover is a relief, polychrome fruit with leaves. The bowl and cover are painted with large bunches of fruit on the longer and with smaller ones on the shorter sides, with a purple rose and other flowers, and with small, scattered flowers painted in purple, green, yellow, blue and iron-red. The faience works of Stomfa used local clay and quartz of excellent quality; the painting shows the influence of Holies. Marked on the bottom: T, twined with and S, in cobalt.
Szerk.: Szilágyi András, Péter Márta: Barokk és rokokó. Az európai iparművészet stíluskorszakai. Iparművészeti Múzeum, Budapest, 1990. - Nr. 6.106. (Weiner Piroska)

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