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Coffee pot

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1745 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware, slip-cast and moulded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:1006-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 6, shelf 5

Physical description

Coffee pot of salt-glazed stoneware, hexagonal in shape with slightly concave sides tapering to the mouth, a loop handle of flattened section, and a faceted spout, moulded in relief with double-headed eagles, a shield of arms, and fantastic figures, birds and animals.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca. 1745 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware, slip-cast and moulded

Dimensions

Height: 14.3 cm, Diameter: 10.2 cm

Descriptive line

Coffee pot of salt-glazed stoneware, hexagonal in shape with slightly concave sides tapering to the mouth, a loop handle of flattened section, and a faceted spout, maker unknown, made in Staffordshire, ca. 1745.

Materials

Salt-glazed stoneware; Salt glaze; Stoneware

Techniques

Moulded

Subjects depicted

Birds; Animals; Shield; Eagle (double headed)

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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