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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Lambeth High Street (probably, made)
    Redcliff Back (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760-1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Frank, Richard (producer)
    Lambeth High Street pottery (manufacturer)
    Redcliff Back pottery (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr E. Hailstone

  • Museum number:

    2943-1853

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Flowers, a flying insect and leaves with sgraffito decoration. The well has alternating panels of diaper and sgraffito ornament. All the decoration is in blue The border has bianco-sopra-bianco flowers and leaves.
Body colour: Buff.
Glaze: Bluish white, pooling and dribbling on the back.
Shape: Shape M with scalloped rim. (Alphabetic shape codes as used in appendix to Archer. Delftware. 1997)

Place of Origin

Lambeth High Street (probably, made)
Redcliff Back (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1760-1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Frank, Richard (producer)
Lambeth High Street pottery (manufacturer)
Redcliff Back pottery (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.9 cm

Descriptive line

Floral

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

Insects; Flowers; Leaves; Diaper-work

Categories

Delftware; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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