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Vase - Martin Ware

Martin Ware

  • Object:

    Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Southall (made)

  • Date:

    1886 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Martin Brothers (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware, incised and painted

  • Museum number:

    368-1888

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 34, shelf 6

Physical description

Vase, round body with narrow neck . Stoneware, incised with all-over foliage and flower pattern scored with vertical lines, on a brown glazed ground. Saltglaze.

Place of Origin

Southall (made)

Date

1886 (made)

Artist/maker

Martin Brothers (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware, incised and painted

Marks and inscriptions

'1-1886 / RW Martin & Bros / London & Southall'
Maker's mark incised on base

'R.W.MARTIN & BRO'S / ART POTTERS / 16, BROWLOW ST. / HIGH HOLBORN'
Maker's mark label on base

'40/-' , '2'
label on base

Dimensions

Height: 24.3 cm, Width: 19 cm approx.

Object history note

Purchase price note: Purchased for £2/-/-.

Descriptive line

'Martin Ware', round brown stoneware vase, made by R.W. Martin & Brothers, London, 1886

Labels and date

Vase 'Martin Ware'
made by R.W. Martin & Brothers, Southall, Middlesex, England, 1886

368-1888 [23/05/2008]

Materials

Stoneware; Salt glaze

Techniques

Wheel-thrown; Incised; Painted

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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