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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Birkenhead (made)

  • Date:

    1894-1906 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Della Robbia Pottery (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with <i>sgraffito</i> and painted decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs D. Chambers

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.202-1961

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 34, shelf 2

Physical description

Vase, earthenware with sgraffito and painted decoration.

Place of Origin

Birkenhead (made)

Date

1894-1906 (made)

Artist/maker

Della Robbia Pottery (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with sgraffito and painted decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'J' above a ship and the letters D R on either side
Maker's mark incised on base

JF [sic] monogram
Decorator's mark painted (underglaze) on base

Dimensions

Height: 12.1 cm, Width: 13.9 cm

Object history note

Della Robbia Pottery was established in Birkenhead, England in 1894. Founded by the painter, designer and poet Harold Steward Rathbone (1858-1929) and the sculptor Conrad Dressler (1856-1940).

Descriptive line

Vase, earthenware with sgraffito and painted decoration; made by Della Robbia Pottery, England (Birkenhead), 1894-1906

Labels and date

Vase
Decorated by J, Decorated by F ?, made by Della Robbia Pottery, Della Robbia Pottery, Birkenhead, Cheshire, England,

Circ.202-1961 Given by Mrs D. Chambers [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Sgraffito; Painted; Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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