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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Lambeth High Street (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780-1790 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Morgan, Thomas (producer)
    Griffith, Abigail (producer (three-dimensional arts))
    Lambeth High Street pottery (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Brig. Gen. Sir Gilbert Mellor KBE, CB, CMG, KG

  • Museum number:

    C.30-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 3, shelf 7

Physical description

Grapes and a basket in manganese-purple with a blue ground below, green leaves with purple stalks and a blue rim.
Body colour: Buff.
Glaze: Greeny bluish, thick, lumpy and finely crazed.
Shape: Shape M. (Alphabetic shape codes as used in appendix to Archer. Delftware. 1997)

Place of Origin

Lambeth High Street (made)

Date

ca. 1780-1790 (made)

Artist/maker

Morgan, Thomas (producer)
Griffith, Abigail (producer (three-dimensional arts))
Lambeth High Street pottery (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.6 cm

Descriptive line

A basket, grapes and leaves

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
Massey, Roger. Later London delftware 1780-1810. English Ceramics Circle Transactions Volume 23, 2012, pp127-142. Illustrated fig. 9, 129p
Massey, Roger. Later London delftware 1780-1810. English Ceramics Circle Transactions Volume 23, 2012, pp127-142. Illustrated fig. 16, 131p.

Materials

Tin glaze; Earthenware

Techniques

Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Grapes; Leaves; Basket

Categories

Delftware; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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