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  • Place of origin:

    Burslem (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800-1820 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Enoch Wood & Sons (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr H. V. Smith

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 14, shelf 1

Physical description

Lead-glazed earthenware bust of Milton.

Place of Origin

Burslem (made)


ca. 1800-1820 (made)


Enoch Wood & Sons (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware

Marks and inscriptions

impressed on the back

A quartered circle
impressed inside the pedestal

painted inside the pedestal

Descriptive line

Bust of Milton, lead-glazed earthenware, probably made at the factory of Enoch Wood, Burslem, Staffordshire, ca. 1800-1820

Labels and date

Bust of Milton
Probably made at the factory of Enoch Wood, Burslem, Staffordshire, about 1800-20
Marks: 'MILTON' impressed on the back , inside the pedestal, a quartered circle, impressed, and '90' painted.
Lead-glazed earthenware

C.571-1921 Given by Mr. H.V. Smith [23/05/2008]


Earthenware; Lead glaze


Glazing (coating)


Ceramics; Ceramics; Earthenware; Portraits


Ceramics Collection

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