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Plate

Plate

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:514/A-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 1, shelf 2

Physical description

Plate of porcelain with a powdered blue ground, and with the upper surface entirely covered with blue and the lower side is left white, and the rim is painted with branches in blue.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

Five simulated Chinese characters
In blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.6 cm

Object history note

The plates were purchased by Lady Charlotte Schreiber from Marynen, Brussels, for 15 shillings in March 1874

Descriptive line

Plate of porcelain with a powdered blue ground, and with the upper surface entirely covered with blue and the lower side is left white, made by Bow Porcelain Factory, London, ca. 1760.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Branches

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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