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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Birkenhead (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1905 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rathbone, Harold (decorator)
    Della Robbia Pottery (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with incised decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss D. Chambers

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.528-1953

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case J1, shelf 4

Physical description

Vase of earthenware with incised decoration. With two handles. Decorated with leaves.

Place of Origin

Birkenhead (made)

Date

ca. 1905 (made)

Artist/maker

Rathbone, Harold (decorator)
Della Robbia Pottery (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with incised decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'C / 720'
incised on base

A galleon and the letters DR
Maker's mark incised on base on either side

Illegible monogram
Decorator's mark painted (underglaze) on base

Dimensions

Height: 29.5 cm, Width: 25 cm

Object history note

Acquired by the owner from the Pottery when it was closed down.

Descriptive line

Vase of earthenware with incised decoration, decorated by Harold Rathbone, made by Della Robbia Pottery, Birkenhead, ca. 1905.

Labels and date

Vase
Decorated by Harold Rathbone, made by Della Robbia Pottery, Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, about 1905
Mark: 'DR 702 C' and a galleon, incised.
Earthenware with incised decoration

Circ.528-1953 Given by Miss D. Chambers [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Incised

Subjects depicted

Leaves

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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