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Butter dish and cover

Butter dish and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Hanley (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Palmer, Humphrey (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with moulded rim and punched

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:1184/C&D-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 8, shelf 4 []

Physical description

Butter dish and cover of cream-coloured earthenware, and with rims moulded with a feather pattern.

Place of Origin

Hanley (made)

Date

ca. 1775 (made)

Artist/maker

Palmer, Humphrey (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with moulded rim and punched

Dimensions

Height: 8.9 cm with stand

Object history note

Part of two butter dishes with covers and stands 414:1184/ to E-1885 (Sch. II 328 to E).

Descriptive line

Butter dish and cover of cream-coloured earthenware, and with rims moulded with a feather pattern, possibly Humphrey Palmer, Hanley, ca. 1775.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Moulded; Punched

Subjects depicted

Cow; Openwork

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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