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Mug

  • Place of origin:

    Lambeth High Street (probably, made)
    Vauxhall (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1720-1730 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lambeth High Street pottery (manufacturer)
    Vauxhall pottery (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

  • Museum number:

    C.230-1983

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Trees, mounds, a schematic Chinese pavilion and a conical rock (or haystack?) in red, green and blue.
Body colour: Buff.
Glaze: White.
Shape: Handle rounded on the inside, concave on the outside. (Alphabetic shape codes as used in appendix to Archer. Delftware. 1997)

Place of Origin

Lambeth High Street (probably, made)
Vauxhall (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1720-1730 (made)

Artist/maker

Lambeth High Street pottery (manufacturer)
Vauxhall pottery (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

Dimensions

Height: 14.1 cm, Diameter: 10.1 cm

Object history note

Mr B.W. Guest, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire. Purchased from Mr T. Jellinek, Kensington, 1983.

Descriptive line

Chinese 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

Earthenware; Tin glaze

Techniques

Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Pavilions (garden structures); Trees

Categories

Delftware; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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