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  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Philip Christian & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Frank Tilley

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Plate of soft-paste porcelain. Circular and saucer-shaped. Rim decorated with gilt hatching. Two gilt scrollwork panels containing bouquets of flowers on a white ground are separated on each side, by two quatrefoil panels similarly decorated; in the centre a plain circular panel with floral spray on a white ground. All panels reserved in a ground of blue scale pattern of Worcester.

Place of Origin

Liverpool (made)


ca. 1775 (made)


Philip Christian & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilded


Diameter: 19.4 cm

Descriptive line

Plate, soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilt, Philip Christian & Co., Liverpool, England, ca. 1775


Soft paste porcelain


Painted; Glazed; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Scale pattern; Flowers


Ceramics; Porcelain


Ceramics Collection

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