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Bottle - Lancastrian Pottery

Lancastrian Pottery

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1909 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cundall, Charles (decorated by)
    Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, painted in lustre

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr H. Hey

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Bottle with six sides and narrow neck. earthenware. Painted in gold lustre glaze with acanthus leaves on a blue glaze ground.

Place of Origin

England (made)


1909 (made)


Cundall, Charles (decorated by)
Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, painted in lustre

Marks and inscriptions

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

Shape number impressed on base

Bird with ECC monogram
Decorator's mark painted (underglaze) on base


Height: 27 cm, Width: 10.5 cm

Descriptive line

Earthenware bottle with blue and gold lustre glaze, 'Lancastrian Pottery', made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company, England, 1909

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

Lomax, Abraham. Royal Lancastrian Pottery, 1900-1938. Bolton, 1957.

Labels and date

Bottle 'Lancastrian Pottery'
Decorated by Charles Cundall, made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co, England, 1909
Earthenware, painted in lustre

C.50-1971 Given by Mr H. Hey [23/05/2008]




Wheel-thrown; Painted


Ceramics; Art Pottery


Ceramics Collection

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