Plate

ca. 1845 (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Plate of porcelain. The rim is decorated with flowering plants in colours, in compartments reserved in white on a dark blue ground and surrounded by borders of gilt oak-leaves and acorns; round the middle is a wreath of roses, thistles and shamrock in gold. The rim has a scalloped-edge.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt
Brief Description
Plate of porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt, Chamberlain & Co., Worcester, ca. 1845
Physical Description
Plate of porcelain. The rim is decorated with flowering plants in colours, in compartments reserved in white on a dark blue ground and surrounded by borders of gilt oak-leaves and acorns; round the middle is a wreath of roses, thistles and shamrock in gold. The rim has a scalloped-edge.
Dimensions
  • Diameter: 21.9cm
Marks and Inscriptions
'CHAMBERLAINS WORCESTER' (Impressed)
Credit line
Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
3309-1901

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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