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Jug - Martin Ware
  • Martin Ware
    Martin, Robert Wallace, born 1843 - died 1923
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Martin Ware

  • Object:

    Jug

  • Place of origin:

    Southall (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Martin, Robert Wallace, born 1843 - died 1923 (modeller)
    Martin Brothers (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glaze stoneware with modelled and impressed decoration and coloured glazes

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss A. L. Reeve

  • Museum number:

    C.52-1969

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case J1, shelf 2

Physical description

Salt-glaze stoneware with modelled and impressed decoration. With a globular body and a high handle. Modelled on each side with a sun face in relief. Coloured with a brown glaze. Surface impressed with round scale pattern. Interior glazed pale blue.

Place of Origin

Southall (made)

Date

ca. 1900 (made)

Artist/maker

Martin, Robert Wallace, born 1843 - died 1923 (modeller)
Martin Brothers (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glaze stoneware with modelled and impressed decoration and coloured glazes

Marks and inscriptions

'Martin Bros London & Southall'
Maker's mark incised on base

Dimensions

Height: 19 cm, Width: 18 cm

Object history note

Purchased by the donor's father from the shop in Brownlow Street.

Descriptive line

Salt-glaze stoneware with modelled and impressed decoration ,'Martin Ware', probably modelled by R. Wallace Martin, made by Martin Brothers, Southall, ca. 1900.

Labels and date

Jug 'Martin Ware'
Probably Modelled by R. Wallace Martin, made by the Martin Bros., Southall, Middlesex, England, about 1900
Mark: 'Martin Bros London & Southall', incised
Stoneware with modelled and impressed decoration and coloured glazes

C.52-1969 Given by Miss A. L. Reeve [23/05/2008]

Materials

Stoneware; Salt glaze

Techniques

Wheel-thrown; Modelled; Impressed; Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Face

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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