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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware transfer-printed in black enamel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:1140/A-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 9, shelf 7

Physical description

Plate of earthenware transfer-printed in black enamel, and with a wavy edge with a border of feather-pattern in relief. In the middle are two oval shields of arms in rococo panels changed with formal flowers and surrounded by rococo scrolls, surmounted by a coronet. On the border are detached sprays of flowers.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca. 1780 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware transfer-printed in black enamel

Marks and inscriptions

Circular tool mark
Impressed

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.8 cm

Object history note

One of two plates with 414:1140-1885 (Sch. II 393).

Descriptive line

Plate of earthenware transfer-printed in black enamel, and with a wavy edge, Staffordshire, ca. 1780.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Transfer printed

Subjects depicted

Scrolls; Coronet; Flowers; Arms

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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