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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Derby (made)

  • Date:

    1830-1847 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    2986-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 14, shelf 6

Physical description

Figure of a peacock of porcelain, standing on a stump amid sprays of flowers, supported on a rococo-scrolled base.

Place of Origin

Derby (made)

Date

1830-1847 (made)

Artist/maker

Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in enamels and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

Gothic 'D' under a crown
Pinted in red

Dimensions

Height: 15.6 cm, Length: 16.5 cm

Object history note

cf. C.290-1935 (Herbert Allen Collection No. 130)

Descriptive line

Figure of a peacock, porcelain painted in enamels and gilt, Derby Porcelain Factory, England (Derby), 1830-1847

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Peacocks

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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