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Plate

Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Bristol (city) (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1820-1830 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bristol Pottery (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs B. E. Adams

  • Museum number:

    C.92-1967

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Plate of lead-glazed earthenware. The rim with wavy outline, the underside with counter-sunk footring; the upper-side of the plate printed in rather purple-toned underglaze blue with, in the centre an oriental landscape with a man and a camel, and round the cavetto and rim with flowers.

Place of Origin

Bristol (city) (made)

Date

ca. 1820-1830 (made)

Artist/maker

Bristol Pottery (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

An anchor encircled by the word 'BRISTOL'
impressed

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.2 cm

Object history note

The printed decoration on this plate is after a print from A Cabinet Of Quadrupeds by John Church, 1805.

Descriptive line

Plate, lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed in underglaze blue, made by the Bristol Pottery, Bristol, ca. 1820-1830

Labels and date

Plate
Made by the Bristol Pottery, Bristol, about 1820-30
Mark: an anchor encircled by the word 'BRISTOL', impressed
Lead-glazed earthenware

C.92-1967 Given by Mrs B.E. Adams [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware; Lead glaze; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Transfer-printed; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Landscapes; Camels; Men; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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