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  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and moulded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 15, shelf 1

Physical description

Figure in porcelain painted with enamels of Ceres. She stands upon a low moulded circular pedestal surmounting a square plinth. She wears a long robe with a flowered border at the bottom and edged blue at the neck and sleeves, over an underskirt edged red. She also has a red and white waist ban and a red scarf. She is carrying a sheaf of corn. 'Seres' is inscribed on the plinth.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)


ca. 1800 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and moulded

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed on the foot of the plinth


Height: 18.1 cm

Descriptive line

Figure in porcelain painted with enamels of Ceres, made in Staffordshire, ca. 1800.


Porcelain; Enamels


Moulded; Painted

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Corn; Woman


Ceramics; Porcelain


Ceramics Collection

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