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Dessert dish

Dessert dish

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1755-60 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue and moulded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.1306-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 4, shelf 7

Physical description

Dessert dish of soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue. In the form of a vine-leaf with a serrated edge, and moulded in relief with veins, overlapping lobes and a scroll-shaped panel in which is painted a landscape. Flowering plants in Chinese style.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1755-60 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue and moulded

Marks and inscriptions

'T' [crossed]

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.4 cm

Descriptive line

Dessert dish of soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue, Worcester porcelain factory, ca. 1755-60

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

For this pattern, see Branyan, French and Sandon, Worcester Blue and White Porcelain, revised edition 1989, cat. I.B.24, where dated 1755-60

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Moulded; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Scroll; Lobes; Serrated; Landscape; Plant; Vine

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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