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Play Gallery, Mini Museum, case 21

Lancastrian Pottery

1905 (made)
Place of origin

Vase, square with bulbous base. Earthenware with red lustred glaze.

Object details

Object type
TitleLancastrian Pottery (manufacturer's title)
Materials and techniques
Earthenware with lustred glaze
Brief description
Square earthenware vase with red lustred glaze, 'Lancastrian Pottery' made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company, England, 1905
Physical description
Vase, square with bulbous base. Earthenware with red lustred glaze.
  • Height: 17.7cm
  • Width: 10.8cm
Marks and inscriptions
  • PL and two bees monogram over 'ENGLAND' (Maker's mark impressed on base)
  • '2858' (Shape number impressed on base)
  • '14/H' (label on base)
Gallery label
Vase 'Lancastrian Pottery' Made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co, England, 1905 Marks: ' P L' and two bees, 'England 2858' impressed, and a paper label Earthenware with a red lustred glaze Circ.187-1958 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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