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Wall pocket

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1790 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, moulded and pierced

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:1166/A-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 8, shelf 2

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.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca. 1790 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, moulded and pierced

Dimensions

Length: 25.4 cm, Width: 13.3 cm

Object history note

Companion to Autumn Sch. II 334.

Descriptive line

Flower wall pocket of earthenware, moulded with a boy holding a brazier of fire, emblematic of Winter, Staffordshire, ca. 1790.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Lewis, John & Griselda. Pratt Ware. Suffolk : Antique Collectors Club, 1984, 113 p.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Moulded; Pierced

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Foliage; Quiver; Winter; Boy; Brazier

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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