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Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1745 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware with applied clay and slip

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:866/A-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 7, shelf 7

Physical description

Figure of a cat in salt-glazed stoneware, sitting with its head turned to the right, and decorated in white and dark brown marbled clays, and touched with blue inside the ears and in a wide patch on one side of the body, and the eyes are touched with dark brown slip.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca. 1745 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware with applied clay and slip

Dimensions

Height: 12.7 cm

Descriptive line

Figure of a cat in salt-glazed stoneware, sitting with its head turned to the right, maker unknown, made in Staffordshire, ca. 1745.

Materials

Salt-glazed stoneware; Clay; Slip; Salt glaze; Stoneware

Techniques

Applied work

Subjects depicted

Cat

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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