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Ewer and basin

Ewer and basin

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (city) (made)

  • Date:

    1833-1847 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Copeland & Garrett (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with gilt decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    2689&A-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 16, shelf 7 []

Physical description

Ewer and basin of earthenware, decorated with gilding. The ewer is in the form of an ancient Greek oinochoe. The basin has a quatrefoiled rim. Both pieces are decorated with borders of flowers and foliage on a continuous stem round the rim and the foot.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (city) (made)

Date

1833-1847 (made)

Artist/maker

Copeland & Garrett (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with gilt decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'COPELAND & GARRETT ROYAL OPAL' under a crown
Impressed

'COPELAND & GARRETT' under a crown surrounded by a wreath of the rose, thistle and shamrock
Printed in green

Descriptive line

Ewer and basin, earthenware with gilt decoration, Copeland & Garrett, Stoke-on-Trent, 1833-1847

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Gilt

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Foliage

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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