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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Swansea (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1820 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Swansea Pottery (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr J.E.Andrews

  • Museum number:

    C.944-1922

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 13, shelf 8

Physical description

Dish of soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded. Oval. Painted with a gilt border of feathered scrollwork, dots and a broad plain band, enclosing a basket of flowers, standing on a patch of turf with growing plants. On the rim are sprays of pink roses.

Place of Origin

Swansea (made)

Date

ca. 1820 (made)

Artist/maker

Swansea Pottery (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'SWANSEA'
Impressed

Dimensions

Length: 52.4 cm, Width: 38.1 cm

Object history note

Formerly in the Burdett Coutts Collection.

Descriptive line

Dish of soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded, Swansea Pottery, Swansea, ca. 1820

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Basket; Plants; Scrollwork; Roses

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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