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Saucer - Martin Ware

Martin Ware

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Southall (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1890 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Martin Brothers (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glaze stoneware, incised and glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Alfred R. Holland, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 143, The Timothy Sainsbury Gallery, case 4, shelf 3

Physical description

Saucer of stoneware. Incised with a fish surrounded by foliate decoration on a blue glaze ground. Salt glazed.

Place of Origin

Southall (made)


ca. 1890 (made)


Martin Brothers (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glaze stoneware, incised and glazed

Marks and inscriptions

'Martin Bros / London & Southall'
Maker's mark incised on base


Diameter: 14.9 cm

Descriptive line

'Martin Ware' saucer with fish decoration, made by R.W. Martin & Brothers, Southall, ca. 1890

Labels and date

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

C.1156-1917 Given by Alfred. R. Holland Esq. [23/05/2008]


Stoneware; Salt glaze


Wheel-thrown; Incised; Painted; Glazed


Ceramics; Art Pottery; Stoneware


Ceramics Collection

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