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Copy of the Portland Vase
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Item Details
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Title
Copy of the Portland Vase
Work Type
vases
Date
circa 1894
Measurements
Overall: 200mm (width), 255mm (height), 200mm (depth), 243mm
Description

Powerful pottery

Wedgwood's most prestigious art object is the jasperware Portland Vase, a technically stunning reproduction of an ancient Roman cameo glass vase. In the late 1700s, the original glass Portland Vase was one of the most admired objects in the world, and is now in the British Museum.

Repository
Collection: History
Bequest of Henry Willcox, 1894
Accession Number
Subject
Roman
Source
Image and original data provided by Museum of New Zealand - Te Papa Tongarewa
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the applicable Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
TePapa_L01_MA_I384741_TePapa_Copy-of-the-Portland_full.jpg
SSID
27028365

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