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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Cobridge (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1825 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Stevenson, Andrew (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, transfer-printed in underglaze blue

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.257-1974

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 31, shelf 1

Physical description

Dish of earthenware, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with a central basket of flowers framed in a narrow band of flowers and leaves. The remaining area occupied by a wide border divided into six panels with sprays of flowers, the intervening areas decorated with flowers against a stippled ground.

Place of Origin

Cobridge (made)

Date

ca. 1825 (made)

Artist/maker

Stevenson, Andrew (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, transfer-printed in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

'SEMI NANKEEN CHINA' on a ribbon scroll surmounted by a Crown, thistle and a rose with a three-masted ship below, transfer-printed in blue

'14' impressed

Dimensions

Length: 36.5 cm, Width: 28.0 cm, Depth: 4.0 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, earthenware transfer-printed in underglaze blue, made by Andrew Stevenson, Cobridge, Staffordshire, England, ca. 1825

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Coysh, A.W. Blue and White Transfer Ware 1780-1840, Newton Abbot, 1970, pl. 123.

Materials

Earthenware; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Transfer-printed; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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