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Punch bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770-1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Philip Christian & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 8, shelf 8

Physical description

Punch bowl of soft-paste porcelain, circular, transfer-printed outside in underglaze blue with Chinoiserie figures in landscapes, with furniture, palisades and trees; inside a boat with fisherman, and a wide border of heavy semi-circles and cresting.

Place of Origin

Liverpool (made)


ca. 1770-1775 (made)


Philip Christian & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in underglaze blue


Diameter: 21 cm

Descriptive line

Punch bowl, soft-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in underglaze blue, England (Liverpool), Philip Christian & Co., 1770-75.


Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide


Transfer-printed; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Landscapes; Palisades (outworks); Cresting; Boats; Furniture; Fisherman; Geometric patterns; Figures


Ceramics; Porcelain; Drinking


Ceramics Collection

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