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Vase - Martin Ware

Martin Ware

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Southall (made)

  • Date:

    1889 (dated)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Martin Brothers (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr E. Clarke, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case J1, shelf 2

Physical description

Vase of salt-glazed stoneware. Decorated with birds and fishes.

Place of Origin

Southall (made)


1889 (dated)


Martin Brothers (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware

Marks and inscriptions

'11-1889 / R W Martin & Bros / London & Southall'


Height: 22.1 cm, Width: 11.5 cm

Descriptive line

'Martin Ware' vase of salt-glazed stoneware, made by R.W. Martin & Brothers, Southall, dated 1889.

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

Haslam , M. The Martin Brothers, Potters. Richard Dennis Publishing, 1987. 63 p, fig. 73.

Labels and date

Vase 'Martin Ware'
made by R.W. Martin & Brothers, Southall, Middlesex, England, dated 1889

Circ.470-1962 Given by Mr E. Clarke [23/05/2008]


Salt glaze; Stoneware

Subjects depicted

Birds; Fishes


Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware


Ceramics Collection

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