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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 coloured glazes

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company

  • Museum number:

    82-1905

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Vase of brown earthenware, flattened bulbous body with tall neck, and with streaked green, turquoise and bronze crystalline glaze.

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 coloured glazes

Marks and inscriptions

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

'P'
Maker's mark impressed on base

'V'
Thrower's mark incised on base

'No 164'
label on base

Dimensions

Height: 13.5 cm, Width: 11 cm

Descriptive line

Vase of brown earthenware, flattened bulbous body with tall neck, and with streaked green, turquoise and bronze crystalline 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

82-1905 Given by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co. Ltd [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware; Glaze

Techniques

Wheel-thrown; Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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