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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Woodville (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Henry Tooth & Co. Ltd. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, glazed with moulded and modelled doecration

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.742-1969

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Earthenware fish in the form of a low tray with curving sides terminating at each and with female heads. Art Nouveau in style. Moulded and modelled doecration. Bronze-coloured metallic-looking glaze; the base of the tray covered with a rough-textured deep red glaze.

Place of Origin

Woodville (made)

Date

ca. 1900 (made)

Artist/maker

Henry Tooth & Co. Ltd. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, glazed with moulded and modelled doecration

Marks and inscriptions

'BRETBY' beneath a rising sun and 'ENGLAND'
Maker's mark impressed on base

'1741 / 15'
incised on base

Dimensions

Height: 36.3 cm, Width: 22.7 cm

Descriptive line

Earthenware dish, made by Henry Tooth & Co (Ltd), Bretby Art Pottery, Woodville, ca. 1900

Labels and date

Dish
made by Henry Tooth & Co (Ltd), Bretby Art Pottery, Woodville, near Burton-on-Trent, Derbyshire, England, about 1900
Mark: 'Bretby England' impressed, '1741 15' incised
Earthenware

Circ.742-1969 [23/05/2008]

Production Note

Made at Bretby Art Pottery, Woodville, near Burton-on-Trent.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Moulded; Modelled; Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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