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  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (made)

  • Date:

    1777-1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Green, Guy, born 1729 - died 1803 (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Decoration: Border tiles with candelabra ornament intended to accompany tiles with theatrical scenes. Printed in black.

Place of Origin

Liverpool (made)


1777-1780 (made)


Green, Guy, born 1729 - died 1803 (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware


Height: 128 mm, Width: 62 mm, Thickness: 8 mm

Object history note

Purchased from Mr E.H. Butler, London, 1874. Others renumbered 1993.

Descriptive line

Border tile.
Framed with 27: 3, 5, 10, 14, 15, 30-36-1874.

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

Archer, Michael. Delftware: the tin-glazed earthenware of the British Isles. A catalogue of the collection in the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: HMSO, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1997. ISBN 0 11 290499 8
Ray 1973, No: G2-2.

Subjects depicted

Masks; Chandeliers; Torch; Candelabras; Lyre


Delftware; Ceramics; Tiles


Ceramics Collection

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