Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Dish

ca. 1765-ca. 1768 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Dish of soft-paste porcelain, saucer-shaped; painted in the middle a Chinese lake scene and round the inside of the rim a border of rosettes in white in reserve a against a blue ground, and between them a plain egg-shaped device in white. Sprays of flowers on the back of the rim.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue
Brief Description
Dish, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, made by Lowestoft porcelain factory, England, ca. 1765-1768
Physical Description
Dish of soft-paste porcelain, saucer-shaped; painted in the middle a Chinese lake scene and round the inside of the rim a border of rosettes in white in reserve a against a blue ground, and between them a plain egg-shaped device in white. Sprays of flowers on the back of the rim.
Dimensions
  • Height: 4.4cm
  • Diameter: 20.3cm
Style
Marks and Inscriptions
'5' under the base
Credit line
Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.
Production
Date given by John Howell in 1981
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
C.489-1924

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record createdMay 6, 2009
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