Ewer by Charles Mullen

Helmet formed ewer, the lower half embossed with alternate flutes of scrolls & husks below a wavy rim, lip applied with a stylised leaf, with gadroon border, leaf-capped scroll handle, the whole is raised on a domed circular foot.

Details

Medium:
Silver Dimensions: 31 cm
Art Fund grant:
£6,000 ( Total: £15,645)
Acquired in:
1994
Vendor:
Bonhams

Provenance

John Meade, 1st Earl of Clanwilliam, and by descent; Bonhams, 28/6/94, lot 197.

Venue details

Ulster Museum Botanic Gardens, Belfast County Antrim BT9 5AB 028 9044 0000 www.nmni.com

Entry details

Free entry to all
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