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Lustre vase with gold-printed dragon motifs - c.1914

Lustre vase with gold-printed dragon motifs, © Wedgwood Museum
    Lustre vase with gold-printed dragon motifs
    © Wedgwood Museum

Bone china vase decorated with gold-printed rain dragons against blue lustre backgrounds.

Bone china vase decorated with gold-printed rain dragons against blue lustre backgrounds.

  • Type of object: Ornamental ware/vase
  • Mark: (portland vase motif)
    WEDGWOOD
    MADE IN ENGLAND
    [Printed]
    Z4829X
    [Painted]
  • Year produced: c.1914
  • Body: Bone china
  • Decoration: lustre
  • Accession number: 11309

Glossary

  • Bone china

    Bone china

    A porcelain made from clay and feldspathic rock with the addition of about 50 percent of calcined animal bone. Josiah Wedgwood II introduced bone china at the Wedgwood Etruria factory in 1812.