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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1758-70 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    3256-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 4, shelf 4

Physical description

Pickle dish of soft-paste porcelain, vine-leaf shaped, painted in underglaze blue with floral sprays and with shaded edge.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1758-70 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

A crescent, in blue

Dimensions

Width: 8.9 cm

Descriptive line

Pickle dish of soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, Worcester porcelain factory, England, 1758-70

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

For this pattern, see Branyan, French and Sandon, Worcester Blue and White Porcelain, revised edition 1989, cat. I.E.42, where dated 1758-72

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns; Vine-leaves

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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