- Place of origin:
- Materials and Techniques:
- Credit Line:
Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street
- Museum number:
- Gallery location:
Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case D, shelf 2
Wine bottle of tin-glazed earthenware, inscribed 'SACK 1646' in blue.
Body colour: Buff.
Glaze: White and finely crazed with many grey specks. Underside unglazed.
Shape: Very slightly concave on underside. Handle flat on inside, rounded on exterior with V-shaped lower terminal.
Place of Origin
Materials and Techniques
Marks and inscriptions
Inscribed in blue
Height: 13.7 cm, Diameter: 10 cm
Object history note
Acquired by the Museum of Practical Geology between 1876 and 1893. Transferred, 1901.
Wine bottle of tin-glazed earthenware, with an inscription in blue, London, 1646
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
M.P.G. 1893, Y. 1a. Lipski and Archer, No: 1320.
Earthenware; Tin glaze
Delftware; Ceramics; Drinking; Containers