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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Chelsea (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760-1769 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chelsea Porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Miss Emily S. Thomson

  • Museum number:

    528A-1902

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 2, shelf 1

Physical description

Dish of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Oval with a wavy rim. Painted with birds of brilliant plumage among shrubs and rocks.

Place of Origin

Chelsea (made)

Date

ca. 1760-1769 (made)

Artist/maker

Chelsea Porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

An anchor
In gold

Dimensions

Length: 31.8 cm, Width: 25.1 cm

Descriptive line

Dish of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Chelsea Porcelain factory, Chelsea, ca. 1760-1769

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Birds; Foliage

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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