London, South Kensington
24 May 2001
A Wedgwood pale-blue Jasper flower holder
modelled as six bamboo canes of various heights, applied in white relief with bamboo leaves, on a shaped mound base applied with leaves and flowerheads, impressed mark and S, circa 1790 (one cane with restored section to rim and chip, another cane with restuck section) -- 33.5cm. high
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Cf. Robin Reilly, Wedgwood (1989), Vol. I, p.656, pl. 1006 and 1007, for similar flower holders with fewer canes.
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