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ewer and bowl
  • Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • ewer and bowl, circa 1857
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • porcelain
  • Object Height: 11.4 cm
    Object Height: 4 1/2 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0056.a,b

Miniature ewer decorated with multi-colored floral sprays. There is a band of gold around the foot and around the top rim of the ewer. The handle is ear-shaped with gold touches. "Hannah Nixon 1857" is written under the spout. The bowl is deep and has a band of gold around the edge.