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Flower holder with cover
  • Flower holder with cover
    Billingsley, William, born 1758 - died 1828
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Flower holder with cover

  • Place of origin:

    Hanley (made)
    Mansfield (painted)

  • Date:

    1799-1802 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Billingsley, William, born 1758 - died 1828 (painter)
    J. & C. Whitehead (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    3077&A-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case J, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Flower holder with cover of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded.

Place of Origin

Hanley (made)
Mansfield (painted)

Date

1799-1802 (made)

Artist/maker

Billingsley, William, born 1758 - died 1828 (painter)
J. & C. Whitehead (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'W(***)'
probably the mark of the workshop of J. & C. Whitehead

Dimensions

Height: 15.2 cm, Length: 18.7 cm, Width: 9.5 cm

Descriptive line

Flower holder with cover of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, J. & C. Whitehead, Hanley, 1799-1802, possibly painted in Mansfield by W. Billingsley.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain; Enamel

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Landscape; Castle

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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