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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    London (possibly, made)
    Brislington (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1707 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Brislington pottery (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Stuart G. Davis

  • Museum number:

    C.58-1925

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 2, shelf 7

Physical description

A thistle within a rose with floral motifs within a border of ornament based on ju-i lappets.
Body colour: Buff.
Glaze: White numerous small black specks on the front. The back is white on the flange but the rest is a strong pink.
Shape: Shape E with narrower flange. (Alphabetic shape codes as used in appendix to Archer. Delftware. 1997)

Place of Origin

London (possibly, made)
Brislington (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1707 (made)

Artist/maker

Brislington pottery (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.5 cm

Descriptive line

Rose and thistle

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

Materials

Tin glaze; Earthenware

Techniques

Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Rose; Fleurons (motifs); Thistles; Emblem

Categories

Delftware; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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