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Plate

Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Bow (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1755 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.1325-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case A, shelf 2

Physical description

Plate of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Octagonal. In the middle is a coat of arms (argent a chevron sable between three cranes) with crest (on a wreath a bird) and sprays of flowers and insects. Border of cresting in red and gold.

Place of Origin

Bow (made)

Date

ca. 1755 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.3 cm

Object history note

The arms are identified as Ilbery Family in Adam's & Redstone 'Bow Porcelain' 2nd ed, 1991.

Descriptive line

Octagonal plate of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Bow Porcelain Factory, Bow, ca. 1755.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Bird; Crest; Coat of arms; Border; Insects; Wreath; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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