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  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1730 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

  • Credit Line:

    Mellor Bequest

  • Museum number:


  • 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)


ca. 1730 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours


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


Tin glaze; Earthenware


Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Diaper-work


Delftware; Ceramics


Ceramics Collection

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