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Slop basin

Slop basin

  • Place of origin:

    Shelton (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    New Hall porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain transfer-printed in black enamel and painted over with enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.667D-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 13, shelf 4

Physical description

Slop basin of hard-paste porcelain transfer-printed in black enamel and painted over with enamels. Formal border in red round the edges. Painted in imitation of Chinese porcelain. Decorated with a Chinese man and woman with a boy watching a butterfly in a garden.

Place of Origin

Shelton (made)

Date

ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

New Hall porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain transfer-printed in black enamel and painted over with enamels

Marks and inscriptions

'421'
In red

Dimensions

Height: 7.3 cm, Diameter: 15.5 cm

Object history note

Part of a tea service C.667 to S-1935.

Descriptive line

Slop basin of hard-paste porcelain transfer-printed in black enamel and painted over with enamels, New Hall porcelain factory, Shelton, ca. 1800.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Transfer-printed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Garden; Boy; Woman; Butterfly; Man

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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