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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.419-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 5, shelf 1

Physical description

Plate of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Decorated in imitation of Japanese Imari porcelain. Fluted rim and with a scalloped edge. Decorated with an irregular panelled design of dragons, prunus-blossom, chrysanthemum badges and diaper in colours and gold.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.8 cm

Descriptive line

Plate of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca. 1770.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Gilded

Subjects depicted

Scalloped; Chrysanthemum; Prunus; Dragons; Fluted; Diaper

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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