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Plaque

Plaque

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1790-1800 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    earthenware, moulded and painted in underglaze colours

  • Museum number:

    156-1899

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 30, shelf 2

Physical description

Oval plaque of earthenware, moulded in relief and painted in colours. Moulded with the figure of a man wearing a blue coat, yellow vest, and blue and white striped trousers, brown shoes and hat; he carries a stick and has a sword buckled around his waist. Round the edge of the plaque in a border of raised blue and yellow discs.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1790-1800 (made)

Materials and Techniques

earthenware, moulded and painted in underglaze colours

Dimensions

Length: 22 cm, Width: 9.2 cm

Object history note

Given by H. Willett, Esq.

Descriptive line

Plaque, earthenware, male figure, English, about 1790-1800.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Moulded; Painted

Subjects depicted

Man

Categories

Ceramics; Pratt ware

Production Type

Mass produced

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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