Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery


ca. 1800-1820 (made)
Place of origin

Bust of the poet Prior in lead-glazed earthenware.

Object details

Object type
Materials and techniques
Lead-glazed earthenware
Brief description
Bust of the poet Prior, lead-glazed earthenware, made at the factory of Enoch Wood & Sons, Staffordshire, ca. 1800-1820.
Physical description
Bust of the poet Prior in lead-glazed earthenware.
  • Height: 23.5cm
Marks and inscriptions
'Prior' (impressed on the back, repeated twice)
Gallery label
Bust of the poet Prior Made at the factory of Enoch Wood, Staffordshire, about 1800-20 Mark: impressed on the back 'Prior', repeated twice Lead-glazed earthenware 65-1874(23/05/2008)
Credit line
Bought from the Haliburton Collection
Subjects depicted
Accession number

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Record createdMarch 31, 2008
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