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Lancastrian Pottery

  • Object:

    Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Clifton Junction (made)

  • Date:

    1903-1904 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tunnicliffe, Robert (thrower)
    Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with metallic and speckled glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company

  • Museum number:

    71-1905

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 39, shelf 2

Physical description

Vase of red earthenware with trumpet neck, and with sparkling bronze aventurine glaze with black speckles concentrated around the neck.

Place of Origin

Clifton Junction (made)

Date

1903-1904 (made)

Artist/maker

Tunnicliffe, Robert (thrower)
Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with metallic and speckled glaze

Marks and inscriptions

'PL' [in monogram] and two bees
Maker's mark printed (underglaze) on base, printed in reserve on a green ground

'P'
Maker's mark impressed on base

'V'
Thrower's mark incised on base

Dimensions

Height: 22.8 cm, Width: 10.6 cm

Descriptive line

Vase of red earthenware with trumpet neck, and with sparkling bronze aventurine glaze, made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company, Clifton Junction, 1903-1904.

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

Lomax, Abraham. Royal Lancastrian Pottery 1900-1938. Bolton, 1957.

Labels and date

Vase 'Lancastrian Pottery'
Thrown by Robert Tunnicliffe, made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co. Ltd, Clifton Junction, near Manchester, England, 1903-1904

71-1905 Given by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co. Ltd [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware; Glaze

Techniques

Wheel-thrown; Glaze

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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