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Footed dish

  • Place of origin:

    Birkenhead (made)

  • Date:

    1903 (dated)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Walker, Cassandra Ann (decorator)
    Della Robbia Pottery (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware with painted decoration

  • Museum number:

    C.53-1972

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Footed dish of lead-glazed earthenware with painted decoration. Trumpet foot, and a tall stem with a wide flat bowl gadrooned on the underside. Female face on the inside, and flowers and tear-drop forms on the outside.

Place of Origin

Birkenhead (made)

Date

1903 (dated)

Artist/maker

Walker, Cassandra Ann (decorator)
Della Robbia Pottery (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware with painted decoration

Marks and inscriptions

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

'1903'
painted on base

'245 C.A.W'
Decorator's mark painted on base

Dimensions

Height: 26.2 cm, Width: 27 cm

Descriptive line

Footed dish of lead-glazed earthenware with painted decoration, decorated by Cassandra Ann Walker, made by Della Robbia Pottery, Birkenhead, dated 1903.

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

Footed dish
Decorated by Cassandra Ann Walker, made by Della Robbia Pottery, Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, dated 1903
Mark: 'DR' and a galleon, incised, '1903 245 C.A.W' painted.
Earthenware with painted decoration

C.53-1972 [23/05/2008]

Materials

Lead glaze; Earthenware

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Face; Flowers; Gadrooned

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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