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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Etruria (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1840-1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed, painted and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    2311-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 11, shelf 4

Physical description

Plate of lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed in yellow, painted in red and blue and decorated with gilding. The design consists of flowers and foliage on wavy stems in the Japanese style.

Place of Origin

Etruria (made)

Date

ca. 1840-1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed, painted and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'WEDGWOOD' and two 'H'
Impressed

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.1 cm

Object history note

Jermyn Street Collection

Descriptive line

Plate, lead-glazed earthenware, made at the factory of Josiah Wedgwood, Etruria, Staffordshire, ca. 1840-1850

Labels and date

Plate
Made at the factory of Josiah Wedgwood, England, about 1840-50
Mark: 'WEDGWOOD', impressed
Lead-glazed earthenware

2311-1901 Jermyn Street Collection [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware; Lead glaze

Techniques

Transfer-printed; Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Floral scrolls

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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