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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)
    Netherlands (painted)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware painted with enamels and moulded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:912/A-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 7, shelf 4

Physical description

Dish of salt-glazed stoneware painted with enamels, and oval in shape with a wavy edge, and the rim is moulded in low relief with panels of trellis and basketwork-pattern coloured pink, red and brown, separated by scrolls coloured green, and in the middle is painted, between two stylised trees, a Chinese man carrying three parrots perched on a frame suspended from his shoulders.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)
Netherlands (painted)

Date

ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware painted with enamels and moulded

Dimensions

Length: 15.9 cm, Width: 13.3 cm

Object history note

One of a pair with 414:912-1885 (Sch. II 228).

Descriptive line

Dish of salt-glazed stoneware painted with enamels, and oval in shape with a wavy edge, and the rim is moulded in low relief, maker unknown, made in Staffordshire and painted in the Netherlands, ca. 1760.

Materials

Salt-glazed stoneware; Salt glaze; Stoneware

Techniques

Moulded; Painted

Subjects depicted

Scrolls (motifs); Man; Trees; Parrot

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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