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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Lambeth High Street (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Prof. F. H. Garner

  • Museum number:

    C.86-1965

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 3, shelf 2

Physical description

Oriental landscape with a house and trees within geometric borders in blue. In the middle of the back within the foot-rim is the inscription F x P/1760 in blue.
Body colour: Buff.
Glaze: Bluish, pooling at the rim and a slight crawling of glaze at one place.
Shape: Shape M. (Alphabetic shape codes as used in appendix to Archer. Delftware. 1997)

Place of Origin

Lambeth High Street (probably, made)

Date

1760 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed '1760' with the initials 'F P'

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 cm

Descriptive line

Oriental landscape and an inscription

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
Lipski and Archer, No: 612.

Materials

Tin glaze; Earthenware

Techniques

Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Trees; Landscapes (representations); Geometric patterns; House

Categories

Delftware; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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