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  • Place of origin:

    Longport (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1840 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Davenport & Co. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware

  • Credit Line:

    Given by H. T. G. Watkins

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 143, The Timothy Sainsbury Gallery, case 35, shelf 2

Place of Origin

Longport (made)


ca. 1840 (made)


Davenport & Co. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware

Marks and inscriptions

'2' and 'DAVENPORT' above an anchor

'DAVENPORT' below a spray of flowers and scrolls with 'Scott's Illustrations' and 'Legend of Montrose'
printed in red

Descriptive line

Plate, lead-glazed earthenware, made at the Davenport factory, Longport, Staffordshire, ca. 1840

Labels and date

Made at the Davenport factory, Longport, about 1840
Marks: "2" and "DAVENPORT" above an anchor, impressed, "DAVENPORT" below a spray of flowers and scrolls with "Scott's Illustrations" and "Legend of Montrose", printed in red.
Lead-glazed earthenware

C.68-1945 Given by Mr H T G Watkins [23/05/2008]

Production Note

Made at the Davenport factory.




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