Shape Type: Miscellaneous

Pattern Type: Literature, Classical, Mythology, and the Arts

Date: 1851-1885

Dimensions:

  • Height: 7.48 in (19.00 cm)

Maker: Copeland

Maker's Mark:

Printed

Maker's Mark:

Printed

Description:

Vase of gentle tapered form on round base, two handles at the shoulder and a flared neck. Printed and coloured figures on a black ground titled on the base as 'VICTORS OF PUBLIC GAMES fulfilling their Vows in the TEMPLE of VENUS'.Further decorative bands around the shoulder and base.

Look for a similar pattern on this site attributed to Samuel Alcock.

http://printedpottery.m4interactive.com/what-did-they-make/pottery-item/vase-5