Wall Pocket

ca. 1790 (made)
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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Flower wall pocket of cream coloured earthenware, and moulded with a boy holding a brazier of fire, emblematic of Winter. Below him are flowers and a quiver. With a foliate border, flat back, and pierced for suspension. The top is covered and pierced with six holes.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Earthenware, moulded and pierced
Brief Description
Flower wall pocket of earthenware, moulded with a boy holding a brazier of fire, emblematic of Winter, Staffordshire, ca. 1790.
Physical Description
Flower wall pocket of cream coloured earthenware, and moulded with a boy holding a brazier of fire, emblematic of Winter. Below him are flowers and a quiver. With a foliate border, flat back, and pierced for suspension. The top is covered and pierced with six holes.
Dimensions
  • Length: 25.4cm
  • Width: 13.3cm
Credit line
Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber
Object history
Companion to Autumn Sch. II 334.
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Lewis, John & Griselda. Pratt Ware. Suffolk : Antique Collectors Club, 1984, 113 p.
Other Number
Sch. II 335 - Schreiber number
Collection
Accession Number
414:1166/A-1885

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record createdApril 17, 2009
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