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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Burslem (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1861-1867 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hill Pottery Co. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain transfer-printed in enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs D. How

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.160-1969

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 19, shelf 8

Physical description

Vase of porcelain. Transfer-printed over the glaze in black with engraving of a classical Greek figure on either side, and in blue with a band of Greek key pattern. The ground is painted with a semi-matt surfaced orange glaze. There are also bands of gilding.

Place of Origin

Burslem (made)

Date

ca. 1861-1867 (made)

Artist/maker

Hill Pottery Co. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain transfer-printed in enamels

Marks and inscriptions

‘JSH’ in monogram, enclosed in a diamond
Printed on the base

Dimensions

Height: 12.8 cm

Descriptive line

Vase, porcelain transfer-printed in enamels, Hill Pottery Co., Burslem, Staffordshire, England, ca. 1861-67.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Transfer-printed; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Figures; Key pattern

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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