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Dessert basket

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware, unpainted, moulded and pierced

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:887-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 6, shelf 3

Physical description

Dessert basket of white salt-glazed stoneware, and circular with a wavy edge and moulded foot, and the sides are pierced with an openwork design of intersecting circles.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware, unpainted, moulded and pierced

Dimensions

Height: 6.9 cm, Diameter: 18.4 cm

Object history note

One of a pair with 414:887/A-1885 (Sch. II 68A).

Descriptive line

Dessert basket of white salt-glazed stoneware, and circular with a wavy edge and moulded foot, maker unknown, made in Staffordshire, ca. 1760.

Materials

Salt-glazed stoneware; Salt glaze; Stoneware

Techniques

Moulded; Pierced

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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