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  • Place of origin:

    Redcliff Back (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760-1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Frank, Richard (producer)
    Redcliff Back pottery (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Lt. Col. K. Dingwall, DSO with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

An Oriental coastal landscape with a tall rock, buildings, a boat and two Chinese figures in blue within a border of bianco-sopra-bianco leaves and 'pine-cones'. The back has three almond branches on the flange in blue.
Body colour: Buff.
Glaze: Bluish white.
Shape: Shape L with press-moulded fluted border and scalloped rim. (Alphabetic shape codes as used in appendix to Archer. Delftware. 1997)

Place of Origin

Redcliff Back (probably, made)


ca. 1760-1770 (made)


Frank, Richard (producer)
Redcliff Back pottery (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted


Diameter: 22.4 cm

Descriptive line

Oriental coastal 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


Tin glaze; Earthenware


Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted



Delftware; Ceramics


Ceramics Collection

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