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Fruit dish

  • Place of origin:

    Longport (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1820 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rogers factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 31, shelf 5

Physical description

Fruit dish of earthenware, of elongated quatrefoil form. Transfer-printed in underglaze blue with Chinoiserie figures and a zebra in a landscape, surrounded by a border of flowers.

Place of Origin

Longport (made)


ca. 1820 (made)


Rogers factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions


A star
In blue


Length: 26 cm, Width: 19.1 cm

Object history note

Jermyn Street Collection

Made by Rogers factory in Longport, Staffordshire. Zebra pattern design.

Descriptive line

Fruit dish, lead-glazed earthenware, transfer-printed in underglaze blue, made at the factory of Rogers, Longport, Staffordshire, ca. 1820

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

"Blue and White Transfer Ware 1780-1840" - AW Coysh, 1970, (David and Charles), p.62. No.80.

Labels and date

Fruit dish
Made at the factory of Rogers, Longport, Staffordshire; about 1820
Mark: 'ROGERS', impressed
Lead-glazed earthenware

2572a-1901 Jermyn Street Collection []


Earthenware; Lead glaze; Cobalt oxide


Transfer-printed; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Landscapes; Zebras; Figures; Floral patterns


Ceramics; Earthenware


Ceramics Collection

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