Wedgwood pilgrim flask
London, United Kingdom
The British Museum
Illustrates the influence of Egyptian motifs on Victorian ceramics. Part of the second wave of Egyptianisation, related to the construction of the Suez Canal. Shown at the Paris exhibition of 1878.
"Wedgwood pilgrim flask" in "Sharing History", Museum With No Frontiers, 2018. http://www.sharinghistory.org/database_item.php?id=object;AWE;uk;36;en;N
MWNF Working Number: UK 036