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Knife rest

Knife rest

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1810-1820 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Spode Ceramic Works (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware transfer-printed with enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.808C-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 31, shelf 6

Physical description

Knife rest of lead-glazed earthenware transfer-printed with enamels. Rectangular and printed with a pattern of flowers and scrollwork in blue.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)

Date

ca. 1810-1820 (made)

Artist/maker

Spode Ceramic Works (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware transfer-printed with enamels

Dimensions

Length: 10.2 cm, Width: 3.2 cm

Object history note

One of a set of four C.808 to C-1935.

Descriptive line

Rectangular knife rest of lead-glazed earthenware transfer-printed with enamels, Spode Ceramic Works, Stoke-on-Trent, ca. 1810-1820.

Labels and date

Pair of knife rests
Made at the Spode factory, Stoke-on-Trent, about 1810-20
Lead-glazed earthenware

C.808&A-1935 Herbert Allen Collection No 642 [23/05/2008]

Materials

Lead glaze; Earthenware; Enamels

Techniques

Transfer printed

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Scrollwork

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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