Spoon

ca. 1790 (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Tea-caddy spoon of black basalt, moulded in the form of a scallop-shell. Impressed on the handle with a formal flower.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Black basalt, moulded and impressed
Brief Description
Tea-caddy spoon of black basalt, moulded in the form of a scallop-shell, Josiah Wedgwood and Sons Ltd., England, ca. 1790.
Physical Description
Tea-caddy spoon of black basalt, moulded in the form of a scallop-shell. Impressed on the handle with a formal flower.
Dimensions
  • Length: 5.7cm
  • Width: 4.4cm
Marks and Inscriptions
'WEDGWOOD' (Impressed on the back of the handle)
Credit line
Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber
Subjects depicted
Other Number
Sch. II 486 - Schreiber number
Collection
Accession Number
414:1159-1885

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record createdMay 11, 2009
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