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Mould

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1745 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    White salt-glazed stoneware, press-moulded, with plaster infill

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    2159-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 6, shelf 2

Physical description

Press-moulded 'block' mould of white salt-glazed stoneware (hollow, but with plaster infill), for the body of a pear-shaped teapot, oval in section and moulded in relief with shell ornament and scrolling foliage

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca. 1745 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

White salt-glazed stoneware, press-moulded, with plaster infill

Dimensions

Height: 8.5 cm, Width: 9.4 cm

Object history note

Formerly Enoch Wood Collection and Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

Descriptive line

Block mould for a teapot body, salt-glazed stoneware, Staffordshire, ca. 1745

Materials

Stoneware

Categories

Ceramics; Tea, Coffee & Chocolate wares

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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