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Mug

  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1730 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

  • Credit Line:

    Mellor Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.14-1963

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Two similar flower sprays and diaper decoration in red and blue.
Body colour: Buff.
Glaze: Creamy white.
Shape: Handle flat on inside, slightly concave on the outside. (Alphabetic shape codes as used in appendix to Archer. Delftware. 1997)

Place of Origin

Liverpool (made)

Date

ca. 1730 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

Dimensions

Height: 12.2 cm, Diameter: 9 cm

Descriptive line

Floral and geometric

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

Diaper-work; Flowers

Categories

Delftware; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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