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  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1820-1830 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 31, shelf 5

Physical description

Dish of lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed with a view of Waterloo Bridge. The back is inscribed "VIEW OF LONDON" on a scroll. Circular with scalloped edge on which is a handle moulded with grapes and vine leaves. The view is surrounded by a border of flowers.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)


ca. 1820-1830 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

'VIEW OF LONDON' on a scroll
Printed in blue


Width: 25.1 cm

Object history note

Jermyn Street Collection

Descriptive line

Dish depicting Waterloo Bridge, lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed in underglaze blue, Staffordshire, ca. 1820-1830

Labels and date

Dish depicting a view of Waterloo Bridge
Made in Staffordshire, about 1820-30
Mark: "VIEW OF LONDON" on a scroll, printed in blue
Lead-glazed earthenware

2596-1901 Jermyn Street Collection [23/05/2008]


Earthenware; Lead glaze; Cobalt oxide


Transfer-printed; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Bridges (built works)


Ceramics; Earthenware


Ceramics Collection

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