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  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1755 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, perforated, painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 1, shelf 4

Physical description

Basket of soft-paste porcelain, with wavy edge and perforated sides. Painted in red, blue, green and gold with two quails and flowering plants.

Place of Origin

London (made)


ca. 1755 (made)


Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, perforated, painted in enamels and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'D' in red


Diameter: 22.9 cm

Object history note

See also C.1004-1924.

Descriptive line

Basket, soft-paste porcelain, painted with the "partridge pattern" after the Japanese potter Kakiemon in enamels and gilt, made by Bow Porcelain Factory, England, ca. 1755


Soft paste porcelain; Enamel


Painted; Glazed; Perforated; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Quails; Flowers


Ceramics; Porcelain


Ceramics Collection

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