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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Woodville (made)

  • Date:

    1897 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Henry Tooth & Co. Ltd. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with green lead glaze and applied biscuit

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Michael J. Franklin

  • Museum number:

    C.273-1983

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 32, shelf 8

Physical description

Oval dish of earthenware, with a wavy rim moulded in imitation of a wet doyley and glazed green. Applied in the centre, four Huntly and Palmer's biscuits in unglazed earthenware.

Place of Origin

Woodville (made)

Date

1897 (made)

Artist/maker

Henry Tooth & Co. Ltd. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with green lead glaze and applied biscuit

Marks and inscriptions

'R.305509'
Registration mark impressed on base

Dimensions

Length: 28.9 cm

Descriptive line

Earthenware dish, made by Henry Tooth & Co (Ltd), Bretby Art Pottery, Woodville, 1897

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

Franklin, M. J. British biscuit tins, 1868-1939: an aspect of decorative packaging London : New Cavendish Books, 1979, p. 201.

Labels and date

Dish
made by Henry Tooth & Co (Ltd), Bretby Art Pottery, Woodville, near Burton-on-Trent, Derbyshire, England, 1897
Earthenware

C.273-1983 M. J. Franklin Collection [23/05/2008]

Production Note

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

Materials

Earthenware; Lead glaze

Techniques

Glazed; Applied work

Subjects depicted

Biscuits

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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