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Teapot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Lowestoft (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765-ca. 1768 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lowestoft porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.356&A-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 5 []

Physical description

Teapot and cover of soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue on each side, a Chinese landscape with a figure crossing a bridge. Round the shoulder, scrolled diaper border. The cover does not belong; on it a Chinese landscape and diaper border with panels in reserve.

Place of Origin

Lowestoft (made)

Date

ca. 1765-ca. 1768 (made)

Artist/maker

Lowestoft porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

'5' in underglaze blue
Inside the foot

Dimensions

Height: 12.4 cm, Diameter: 10.8 cm

Descriptive line

Teapot and cover, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, made by Lowestoft porcelain factory, England, ca. 1765-1768

Production Note

Date given by John Howell 1981

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Figures (representations); Diaper-work; Bridges (built works); Landscapes (representations)

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Tea, Coffee & Chocolate wares

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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