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Tile

Tile

  • Place of origin:

    Merton Abbey (made)

  • Date:

    late 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    William De Morgan, born 1839 - died 1917 (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware painted with ruby lustre

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Archibald Anderson, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.270-1915

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 35, shelf 8, box 1

Physical description

Tile of earthenware painted with ruby lustre, depicting a peacock.

Place of Origin

Merton Abbey (made)

Date

late 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

William De Morgan, born 1839 - died 1917 (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware painted with ruby lustre

Marks and inscriptions

'De Morgan Merton Abbey'
Impressed

Dimensions

Height: 1 cm, Width: 15 cm, Depth: 15 cm

Descriptive line

Tile of earthenware painted with ruby lustre, made by William Frend De Morgan, Merton Abbey, late 19th century

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

Catalogue of De Morgan Ware.
Pinkham, Roger. Catalogue of pottery by William de Morgan. London : H.M.S.O., 1973.

Labels and date

Tile
, manufacturer William de Morgan, London, England

C.270-1915 Given by the late Archibald Anderson Esq. [16/07/2008]

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Painted; Lustre

Subjects depicted

Grotesques

Categories

Ceramics; Tiles; Art Pottery; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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