A Caughley Monteith by Caughley Porcelain Manufactory

A Caughley monteith, a wine-glass cooler or rinsing bowl with a notched or crenellated rim designed to hold the feet of the glasses while their bowls are suspended in the iced water which it contains.

Details

Medium:
White porcelain decorated in underglaze blue
Dimensions:
29 cm
Art Fund grant:
£191 ( Total: £764)
Acquired in:
1983
Vendor:
Christie's

Marks: S and H (? Hardenburg).

Venue details

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery The Square, SHREWSBURY Shropshire SY1 1QH 01743 258885 www.shrewsburymuseum.org.uk/

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (£4 standard entry)

Winter opening times

Tues - Sat, 10am - 4.30pm

Sunday, 11am - 4pm, last admissions 3pm

Closed Mondays

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