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Jar and cover - Martin Ware
  • Martin Ware
    Martin, Robert Wallace, born 1843 - died 1923
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Martin Ware

  • Object:

    Jar and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Southall (made)

  • Date:

    1877 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware with modelled decoration

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.347&A-1971

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 34, shelf 6 []

Physical description

Jar and cover. Stoneware. Band of relief decoration around body. Shield with the initials 'NH'. Cover half domed, modelled with head and shoulders of a dog. Incised bands. Blue, brown, pink and grey glazes.

Place of Origin

Southall (made)

Date

1877 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware with modelled decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'R.W Martin Southall / 11-1877'
Maker's mark incised on base

Dimensions

Height: 16 cm with lid, Width: 12.5 cm

Descriptive line

'Martin Ware' jar and cover with dog, salt-glazed stoneware with modelled decoration, probably modelled by R. Wallace Martin, made by Martin Brothers, Southall, 1877

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

Haslam, Malcolm. The Martin Brothers, Potters. Richard Dennis : London. 14 p., ill. fig. 9.

Labels and date

Jar and Cover 'Martin Ware'
Probably Modelled by R. Wallace Martin, made by the Martin Bros., Southall, Middlesex, England, 1877
Mark: 'Martin Bros. Southall 11-1877', incised
Salt-glazed stoneware with modelled decoration

Circ.347&A-1971 [23/05/2008]

Materials

Stoneware; Salt glaze

Techniques

Wheel-thrown; Modelled; Carved

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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