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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Redcliff Back (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760-1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Frank, Richard (producer)
    Redcliff Back pottery (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

  • Museum number:

    C.687-1923

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 3, shelf 6

Physical description

A spray of flowers with floral decoration on the flange in red, yellow, green and blue.
Body colour: Buff.
Glaze: Greyish white, dribbling slightly with many pin-holes on the back.
Shape: Shape D. (Alphabetic shape codes as used in appendix to Archer. Delftware. 1997)

Place of Origin

Redcliff Back (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1760-1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Frank, Richard (producer)
Redcliff Back pottery (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.4 cm

Object history note

Purchased from Mr L. Gautier, London, 1923.

Descriptive line

Flowers

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
B. Rackham, 'The Virtues of English Pottery', E.C.C. Trans, Vol: 2, No: 7, 1939, p.107, Pl: XXXVI.d.

Materials

Tin glaze; Earthenware

Techniques

Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Flowers (plants)

Categories

Delftware; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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