This textile textured, large porcelain vase has machine embroidered shells and seaweed scattered across the front and the rear is plain white. The stitches are overpainted with cobalt and fired to give a rich blue colour. The interior is glazed and the vase is fully functional. There are four sprigged buttons on the base as feet. The vase is 22.5cm tall, the base is 15.5cm wide x 11.5cm deep and the aperture is 1.5cm wide.

Sea shell bottle vase