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  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1755-1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case A, shelf 4

Physical description

Dish of soft-paste porcelain, oval, with fluted rim surrounded by a wavy border, in the middle is a Chinese harbour scene painted in underglaze blue.

Place of Origin

London (made)


ca. 1755-1760 (made)


Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions



Length: 24.1 cm, Width: 18.7 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, oval, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, made by Bow Porcelain Factory, England, ca. 1755-60

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

Honey, W. B. Old English porcelain; a handbook for collectors London: Faber & Faber, 1948, Pl. 65C, p. 150


Porcelain; Cobalt oxide


Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Harbours; Landscapes (representations)


Ceramics; Porcelain; Eating; Food vessels & Tableware


Ceramics Collection

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