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1002 Coal-vase, Gloucester, ebonised wood, Henry Tylor & Son, London, England, 1883. Click to enlarge.

Wood vase by Henry Tylor & Son

    1 coal-vase, Gloucester, ebonized, with oval panel (SB). "The wooden box, with a detachable metal lining, hinged lid and a slot at the back for a shovel was introduced, and during the second half of the 19th century was sometimes called a coal vase or purdonian" (GLOAG, J., A Short Dictionary of Furniture)

    Summary

    Object No.

    1002

    Object Statement

    Coal-vase, Gloucester, ebonised wood, Henry Tylor & Son, London, England, 1883

    Physical Description

    1 coal-vase, Gloucester, ebonized, with oval panel (SB). "The wooden box, with a detachable metal lining, hinged lid and a slot at the back for a shovel was introduced, and during the second half of the 19th century was sometimes called a coal vase or purdonian" (GLOAG, J., A Short Dictionary of Furniture)

    Source

    Credit Line

    Presented by Henry Tylor & Sons, 1883

    Acquisition Date

    9 April 1883

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    Wood vase by Henry Tylor & Son 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 7 March 2021, <https://ma.as/35>

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    {{cite web |url=https://ma.as/35 |title=Wood vase by Henry Tylor & Son |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=7 March 2021 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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