Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware with applied details

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:865-1885

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Figure in salt-glazed stoneware of a Chinese boy holding a peach and reclining on the back of a crouching lion, and the eyes and other details are touched with blue.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca. 1750 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware with applied details

Dimensions

Length: 11.4 cm

Object history note

One of a pair with 414:865/A-1885 (Sch. II 91A).

Descriptive line

Figure in salt-glazed stoneware of a Chinese boy holding a peach and reclining on the back of a crouching lion, maker unknown, made in Staffordshire, ca. 1750.

Materials

Salt-glazed stoneware; Salt glaze; Stoneware

Techniques

Applied work

Subjects depicted

Peach; Lion; Boy

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.