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  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1825 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Minton (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Saucer of bone china painted with enamels and gilded in imitation of Sèvres porcelain. On the rim are two landscapes, each with a pair of birds painted in a narrow panel bordered with gilt scrollwork and reserved on a wide turquoise-blue border. In the middle is a bird on a spray.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)


ca. 1825 (made)


Minton (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'LL' enclosing 'm' with a short stroke below
In blue, in imitation of the Sèvres mark


Diameter: 15.2 cm

Descriptive line

Saucer of bone china painted with enamels and gilded, possibly Minton & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, ca. 1825.


Bone china; Enamels


Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Birds; Scrollwork; Landscapes


Ceramics; Bone China


Ceramics Collection

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