Royal Doulton Vase

Contributed by Antiques Roadshow - Beverley

This vase came from a family of solicitors inHull and belongs to the contributor's aunt. Royal Doulton is a famous tableware company and its existence dates back to 1815. The base is inscribed with 'Art Union of London'. This was founded in 1837 to encourage interest in the fine arts. Membership entitled the subscriber to be entered into draws for works of art.

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