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Bin label

Bin label

  • Place of origin:

    Etruria (made)

  • Date:

    second half of the 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    2448-1901

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bin label of cream-coloured earthenware (Queen's ware), unglazed. Pentagonal with a hole for suspension at the top. Painted in black with the name 'HOCK.'

Place of Origin

Etruria (made)

Date

second half of the 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware

Marks and inscriptions

'WEDGWOOD'
Impressed

Two crosses
Impressed

'HOCK'
Painted in black

Dimensions

Height: 7.9 cm, Width: 14 cm

Descriptive line

Bin label, plus one small fragment.; cream-coloured earthenware (Queen's ware), unglazed, made at Josiah Wedgwood and Sons Ltd., Etruria, Staffordshire, second half of the 18th century

Materials

Earthenware; Lead glaze

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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