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Toilet pot and cover

Toilet pot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Coalport (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1830 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Coalport Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.555A&B-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 17, shelf 5 []

Physical description

Toilet-pot of urn-shaped, encrusted with applied flowers, with a single flower forming the knob of the cover.

Place of Origin

Coalport (made)

Date

ca. 1830 (made)

Artist/maker

Coalport Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Object history note

Part of a set of a tray and pair of toilet-pots and covers C.555 to D-1935.

Descriptive line

Toilet pot and cover, porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Coalport Porcelain Factory, Coalport, ca. 1830.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Honey, W. B. Old English porcelain. London: Faber & Faber, 1948, Pl. 111B p. 221.

Materials

Porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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