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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Lancastrian Pottery

ca. 1903-1904 (made)
Place of origin

Vase. Earthenware. Mottled, sparkling green sunstone glaze.

Object details

Object type
TitleLancastrian Pottery (manufacturer's title)
Materials and techniques
Earthenware, glazed
Brief description
Earthenware vase with sparkling green glaze, 'Lancastrian Pottery' made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company, England, ca. 1903-1904
Physical description
Vase. Earthenware. Mottled, sparkling green sunstone glaze.
  • Height: 19.1cm
  • Width: 12.7cm
Marks and inscriptions
  • PL and two bees monogram (Maker's mark printed (underglaze) on base)
  • 'P' (Maker's mark impressed on base)
  • 'X' (Thrower's mark incised on base)
Gallery label
Vase 'Lancastrian Pottery' Thrown by William Bray, made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co, England, about 1903-04 Marks: 'P L' and two bees, printed, 'P', impressed Earthenware with a mottled glaze Circ.184-1958 Given by Abraham Lomax(23/05/2008)
Credit line
Given by Abraham Lomax
Accession number

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Record createdMarch 31, 2008
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