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

Plate

ca. 1928 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Plate of earthenware painted with enamels. Gray body with a blue glaze. Shallow and broad well and wide rim curving gently inwards. The rim is scalloped to form five equal lobes. Painted with flowers, leaves and buds.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Materials and techniques
Earthenware painted in enamel colours
Brief description
Plate of earthenware painted with enamels, designed by Susie Cooper, made by Gray's Pottery, Hanley, ca. 1928
Physical description
Plate of earthenware painted with enamels. Gray body with a blue glaze. Shallow and broad well and wide rim curving gently inwards. The rim is scalloped to form five equal lobes. Painted with flowers, leaves and buds.
Dimensions
  • Diameter: 23.5cm
  • Height: 2cm
Marks and inscriptions
  • 'HAND PAINTED / GRAY'S POTTERY . HANLEY / ENGLAND / DESIGNED BY SUSIE COOPER' (Printed in black)
  • 'Grey d.' [.?] a crown and 'JOHNSON BROS. ENGLAND' (Printed in blue)
  • '8413' (painted)
Gallery label
Plate Designed by Susie Cooper, made by Gray's Pottery, England, about 1928 Earthenware painted in enamel colours C.315-1983(23/05/2008)
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.315-1983

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Record createdMarch 31, 2008
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