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Tray

  • Place of origin:

    Limehouse (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1745-1748 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Limehouse Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.412-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 6

Physical description

Tray for pickle, in the form of a scallop shell, hard-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue with a house and trees, and a border of emblems in Chinese style.

Place of Origin

Limehouse (made)

Date

ca. 1745-1748 (made)

Artist/maker

Limehouse Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 10.2 cm

Descriptive line

Tray for pickle, in the form of a scallop shell, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, made by Limehouse Porcelain Factory, England, ca. 1745-48

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Houses; Scallop shell; Emblems; Trees

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Eating; Food vessels & Tableware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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