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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Lambeth High Street (made)

  • Date:

    3rd quarter 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Griffith, Abigail (producer)
    Griffith, William (producer)
    Lambeth High Street pottery (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Prof. F. H. Garner

  • Museum number:

    C.58-1965

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A rock, fence, shrub and tree with a geometric border in red, green, blue and manganese-purple.
Body colour: Buff.
Glaze: Greyish white, pooling on the back, finely crazed back and front.
Shape: Shape K. (Alphabetic shape codes as used in appendix to Archer. Delftware. 1997)

Place of Origin

Lambeth High Street (made)

Date

3rd quarter 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Griffith, Abigail (producer)
Griffith, William (producer)
Lambeth High Street pottery (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.6 cm

Object history note

Exhibited: Rijksmuseum, No: 157.

Descriptive line

An 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

Geometric patterns; Shrubs; Fences; Trees

Categories

Delftware; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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