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Sugar basin and cover

Sugar basin and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Shelton (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1815 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    New Hall porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china, painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by H. T. G. Watkins

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 13, shelf 4 []

Physical description

Sugar basin and cover of bone china. Bombé sides with flanged rim and angular handles. Design of conventionalised curtains and tassels in tomato-red, blue, green and gold. Cover with similar pattern and square knob.

Place of Origin

Shelton (made)


ca. 1815 (made)


New Hall porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china, painted in enamels and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'New Hall' in a double circle, printed in brown

'1338' in red


Height: 12.7 cm

Descriptive line

Sugar basin and cover, bone china painted in enamels and gilt, New Hall porcelain factory, Shelton, England, ca. 1815


Bone china


Painted; Glazed; Gilt


Ceramics; Porcelain


Ceramics Collection

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