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Vase - Martin Ware

Martin Ware

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    late 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Martin Brothers (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Herman Hart, Esq. in memory of his wife

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 34, shelf 7

Physical description

Vase of stoneware, covered with dull brown and clear salt glazes. Globular, with irregular depressions and small mouth. The upper part is glazed brown.

Place of Origin

London (made)


late 19th century (made)


Martin Brothers (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware

Marks and inscriptions

'Martin / London'
Maker's mark incised on base

'K1 / 12'
incised on base

incised on base


Height: 5.5 cm, Width: 5.2 cm

Descriptive line

'Martin Ware' vase, salt-glazed stoneware; made by R.W. Martin & Brothers, England (London), late 19th century

Labels and date

Vase 'Martin Ware'
made by R.W. Martin & Brothers, London, England,

C.889-1917 Given by Mr Herman Hart [23/05/2008]


Stoneware; Salt glaze




Ceramics; Art Pottery; Stoneware


Ceramics Collection

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