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Tile

  • Place of origin:

    Bristol (made)

  • Date:

    1725-1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.954-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 2, shelf 8, box TRAY3

Physical description

Decoration: Figure in landscape. Blue and powdered manganese-purple.
Body: Buff, medium-grained. 2 pin-holes near corners of front.
Glaze: Traces of glaze on back.
Surface: Concave.

Place of Origin

Bristol (made)

Date

1725-1750 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware

Dimensions

Width: 127 mm, Thickness: 10 mm

Object history note

Purchased from Mr L. Gautier, London, 1924.

Descriptive line

C

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Archer, Michael. Delftware: the tin-glazed earthenware of the British Isles. A catalogue of the collection in the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: HMSO, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1997. ISBN 0 11 290499 8
Ray Tiles, Nos: 110-111.

Materials

Earthenware; Tin glaze

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns; Fence; Snail; Figures (representations)

Categories

Delftware; Ceramics; Tiles; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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