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Slop basin

Slop basin

  • Place of origin:

    Etruria (made)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, transfer-printed in blue and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    2363-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 31, shelf 2

Physical description

Slop basin of earthenware, transfer-printed in blue with Chinoiserie flowering plants and a vase on the outside. Inside on the bottom is a similar vase and on the rim a border of flowers and foliage.

Place of Origin

Etruria (made)

Date

mid 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, transfer-printed in blue and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'WEDGWOOD'
Impressed

Dimensions

Height: 5.4 cm, Diameter: 16.2 cm

Object history note

This Wedgwood bowl has the Chinese Vase Pattern depicted on it

Descriptive line

Slop basin of earthenware, transfer-printed in blue with chinoiserie plants and vase, decorated with gilding. English, Wedgwood, mid 19th century

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

"Blue and White transfer Ware 1780-1840" AW Coysh 1970, p.93 No.133

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Transfer-printed; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Vases; Flowers (plants)

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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