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Bottle - Lancastrian Pottery
  • Lancastrian Pottery
    Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company
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Lancastrian Pottery

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1903-1904 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware painted with lustre

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 39, shelf 1

Physical description

Vase. Earthenware. Painted with vertical bands of foliate decoration in a grey, dark purple and silver lustre glaze.

Place of Origin

England (made)


ca. 1903-1904 (made)


Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware painted with lustre

Marks and inscriptions

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

Maker's mark impressed on base


Height: 20.1 cm, Width: 11.2 cm

Object history note

471 to 475-1906 purchased from the Arts and Crafts Exhibition for £4.14s.6d (see RFs).

Descriptive line

Earthenware bottle with floliate silver lustre bands, 'Lancastrian Pottery' made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company, England, ca. 1903-1904

Labels and date

Bottle 'Lancastrian Pottery'
Made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co, England, about 1903-04
Marks: 'P L' and two bees, printed
Earthenware painted with silver lustre

471-1906 [23/05/2008]




Wheel-thrown; Painted


Ceramics; Art Pottery


Ceramics Collection

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