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Spoon tray

Spoon tray

  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765-1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Philip Christian & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.1281-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 8, shelf 6

Physical description

Spoon tray of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels. Shallow and with a wavy outline. Painted with three figures in Chinese style in red, yellow, pink, black and blue. Scalloped line border.

Place of Origin

Liverpool (made)

Date

ca. 1765-1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Philip Christian & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels

Dimensions

Length: 14.6 cm, Width: 8.9 cm

Descriptive line

Spoon tray of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels, Liverpool, Philip Christian, ca. 1765-70

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Hillis, Maurice. Liverpool Porcelain, 1756-1804. 2011, pl. 6.62, where dated ca. 1765-70

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Border; Scalloped; Figures

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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