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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Lambeth High Street (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760-1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Griffith, Abigail (producer (three-dimensional arts))
    Griffith, William (producer (three-dimensional arts))
    Lambeth High Street pottery (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs C. Hemming

  • Museum number:

    C.337-1930

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A Chinese house with rock and trees on an island (?), within geometric borders in yellow, red, blue and manganese-purple.
Body colour: Buff.
Glaze: Bluish white, pooling and dribbling on the back.
Shape: Shape M. (Alphabetic shape codes as used in appendix to Archer. Delftware. 1997)

Place of Origin

Lambeth High Street (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1760-1765 (made)

Artist/maker

Griffith, Abigail (producer (three-dimensional arts))
Griffith, William (producer (three-dimensional arts))
Lambeth High Street pottery (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

Dimensions

Diameter: 34.5 cm

Descriptive line

Oriental landscape

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

House; Trees; Geometric patterns; Birds

Categories

Delftware; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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