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Vase - Lancastrian Pottery

Lancastrian Pottery

  • Object:

    Vase

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1903-1904 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tunnicliffe, Robert (thrower)
    Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, moulded, with mottled drip glazes

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co. Ltd

  • Museum number:

    69-1905

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 140, Factory Ceramics, case 16, shelf 1

Physical description

Shouldered vase with six ribs. Earthenware. Streaked and mottled turquoise and copper red opalescent glaze.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1903-1904 (made)

Artist/maker

Tunnicliffe, Robert (thrower)
Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, moulded, with mottled drip glazes

Marks and inscriptions

Monogram: PL and two bees
Maker's mark printed (underglaze) on base

'P'
Maker's mark impressed on base

'V'
Thrower's mark incised on base

Dimensions

Height: 26.5 cm, Width: 17 cm

Descriptive line

'Lancastrian Pottery' vase, earthenware with turquoise opalescent glaze, made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company, England, ca. 1903-1904

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

First Exhibition of the Lancastrian Pottery. Messrs. Henry Graves & Co. Ltd. : London, 1904. Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Graves Galleries, 1st to 25th June 1904.

Labels and date

Vase 'Lancastrian Pottery'
Thrown by Robert Tunnicliffe, made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co, England, about 1903-04
Marks: 'P L' and two bees, printed, 'P V' impressed, paper labels
Earthenware, moulded, with mottled drip glazes

69-1905 Given by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Wheel-thrown

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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