Unknown. <em>Vase, One of a Pair, Thomas Jefferson</em>, ca. 1826-1830. Porcelain, overglaze enamel, gilt, 17 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 7 in.  (44.5 x 24.1 x 17.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Collection Fund, 47.19.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 47.19.2_PS11.jpg)

Vase, One of a Pair, Thomas Jefferson


Medium: Porcelain, overglaze enamel, gilt

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1826-1830

Dimensions: 17 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 7 in. (44.5 x 24.1 x 17.8 cm)


Museum Location: American Art Galleries, 5th Floor, From Colonies to States, 1660–1830


Accession Number: 47.19.2

Image: 47.19.2_PS11.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
One of pair of Sevres vases, Empire form, porcelain, gold ground with portrait on one side, conventional design of banding with medallion on opposite side, scroll handles, square base with circle and leaf decoration. Portrait of Thomas Jefferson seated at a table with books and profile bust of Benjamin Franklin. Condition: Good

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