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

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1906 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs F. C. Ormerod

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 39, shelf 2

Physical description

Vase. Earthenware. Iron aventurine glaze, bronze with yellow streaks, gold and black speckles.

Place of Origin

England (made)


1906 (made)


Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, glazed

Marks and inscriptions

PL and two bees monogram over 'VI' and 'ENGLAND'
Maker's mark impressed on base

Shape number impressed on base

'No.2131A' 'D.4C'
label on base


Height: 16.6 cm, Width: 13 cm

Descriptive line

Earthenware vase with gold-bronze aventurine glaze, 'Lancastrian Pottery' made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company, England, 1906

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

Jervis, Simon, Victorian and Edwardian decorative art: the Handley-Read collection, London, Royal Academy of Arts, 1972

Labels and date

Vase 'Lancastrian Pottery'
Made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co, England, 1906
Marks: 'P L' and two bees, 'VI 2131 A England' impressed, and paper label
Earthenware with a gold-speckled aventurine glaze

Circ.304-1953 Given by Mrs F.C. Ormerod [23/05/2008]






Ceramics; Art Pottery


Ceramics Collection

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