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Jardinière

Jardinière

  • Place of origin:

    Longport (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1810-1820 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Davenport & Co. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware, painted in enamels

  • Museum number:

    3199-1853

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 12, shelf 1

Physical description

Flower or bulb pot of white earthenware, painted in enamels; with flattened back and two dolphin mask handles (and lacking pierced cover), painted in shades of brown enamels with floral pattern

Place of Origin

Longport (made)

Date

ca. 1810-1820 (made)

Artist/maker

Davenport & Co. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware, painted in enamels

Marks and inscriptions

'DAVENPORT' above an anchor
impressed

'10'
impressed

Dimensions

Height: 10.8 cm, Width: 14.5 cm

Object history note

Formerly in the Bandinel Collection. Transferred to the Museum of Practical Geology.

Descriptive line

Jardinière, lead-glazed earthenware, made by Davenport, Longport, Staffordshire, ca. 1810-1820

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

T. A. Lockett, 'John Davenport and his Wares', English Ceramic Circle Transactions, volume 9, part 1 (1973), fig. 14c

Labels and date

Jardiniere
Made by Davenport, Longport, Staffordshire, about 1810-20
Marks: 'DAVENPORT' above an anchor, and '10', impressed
Lead-glazed earthenware

3199-1853 [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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