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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1754-60 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. Maberly

  • Museum number:

    1408-1873

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 4, shelf 6

Physical description

Pickle dish of soft-paste porcelain in the form of a pecten shell painted in underglaze blue with flowers, a bird and an insect.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1754-60 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Length: 9.5 cm, Width: 8.6 cm

Descriptive line

Pickle dish of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue, in the form of a pecten shell, Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca. 1754-60

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.C.10, where dated 1754-60

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Shell; Bird; Flowers; Insect

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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