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Footed dish

Footed dish

  • Place of origin:

    Clifton Junction (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1913 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with printed decoration

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Tazza has a very deep foot ring which form a stand, extending up to a wide rim. In the centre of the rim is a slightly convex well. It is in a cream-coloured earthenware, covered with coloured glazes. The underside and foot ring is in matt, mottled green. The edge of the rim of the upper surface is in blue. The rim is painted with brown scales. The well is black printed in blue on the cream body. The print is of a crouching chinaman holding up a cage to a naked woman who stands in a mannerist pose. She holds a child and is standing in a porch.

Place of Origin

Clifton Junction (made)


ca. 1913 (made)


Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with printed decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'P' inside which are 2 bees and beneath which is 'XIII' and 'ENGLAND'
Impressed. This is the Pilkington mark for 1913.

Painted within a rectangle


Height: 4.3 cm, Width: 25 cm

Descriptive line

Footed dish, earthenware with printed decoration, made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co. Ltd., Clifton Junction, England, ca. 1913

Labels and date

Footed Dish
Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co. Ltd, Clifton Junction, near Manchester, England

C.1-1983 [23/05/2008]


Earthenware; Glaze


Printed; Glazed


Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware


Ceramics Collection

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