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Paperweight

Paperweight

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bell, John, born 1811 - died 1895 (modeller)
    Minton (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Parian ware

  • Museum number:

    42-1865

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 19, shelf 4

Physical description

Paperweight of parian ware with a group of two children kissing.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Bell, John, born 1811 - died 1895 (modeller)
Minton (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Parian ware

Dimensions

Height: 9.6 cm

Descriptive line

Paperweight of parian ware with a group of two children kissing, modelled by John Bell, made for Summerly's Art Manufacturers, Minton & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, 19th century

Production Note

Made for Summerly's Art Manufacturers

Materials

Parian

Subjects depicted

Children

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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