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Plate

Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1810 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Barr, Flight & Barr (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.497-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 15, shelf 7

Physical description

Plate of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. In the middle is a medallion with a sea-urchin amongst seaweed. Painted on a ground of vermiculated pattern in gold.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1810 (made)

Artist/maker

Barr, Flight & Barr (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'BFB' under a crown
Impressed

'BARR, FLIGHT & BARR, Royal Porcelain Works WORCESTER London House No. 1 Coventry Street' beneath a crown and the Prince of Wales' feathers
Printed in red

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.6 cm

Object history note

One of two with C.497A-1935.

Descriptive line

Plate of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, possibly painted by John Barker, Barr, Flight & Barr, ca. 1810.

Materials

Porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Seaweed; Medallion; Sea urchin; Vermiculated

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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