European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Confinement Tureen with LidMade in Loosdrecht, Netherlands, Europe
Made by the Loosdrecht porcelain factory, Loosdrecht, Netherlands, 1774 - 1784. Factory owned by Joannes de Mol, Dutch, 1726 - 1782.
Hard-paste porcelain with enamel and gilt decoration; ebony handle
2005-105-32a,bBequest of Rita Markus in memory of Frits Markus, 2005
LabelConfinement tureens were used to take hot foods to new mothers as they convalesced after childbirth.
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