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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Jackfield (made)

  • Date:

    1871 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Maw & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware covered with a clear glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    3408-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 34, shelf 3

Physical description

Vase of red earthenware covered with a clear glaze. Inverted conical body with rounded shoulders, spreading mouth and foot. On either side is a lion's mask.

Place of Origin

Jackfield (made)

Date

1871 (made)

Artist/maker

Maw & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware covered with a clear glaze

Dimensions

Height: 21.3 cm, Width: 10.8 cm

Object history note

Given by Messrs. Maw. Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street.

Descriptive line

Vase of red earthenware covered with a clear glaze, made by Maw & Co. (Ltd), Benthall Works, Jackfield, 1871.

Labels and date

Vase
made by Maw & Co. (Ltd), Benthall Works, Jackfield, Shropshire, England,

3408-1901 [23/05/2008]

Production Note

Made in the Benthall Works, Jackfield.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Lion

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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