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Trial

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Josiah Wedgwood Recipe: 20/59 Cornish Moorstone,6/4 Sea salt,1/9 Tin calcinedwith 2 of saltpeter and borax D' in powderby melting and shaking.crithfluorsince 1780

  • Credit Line:

    V&A Wedgwood Collection. Presented by Art Fund with major support from the National Lottery Heritage Fund, private donations and a public appeal.

  • Museum number:

    WE.7265:11-2016

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

One of 86 glaze trial pieces, in a wooden tray. Each trial piece is marked with a number that corresponds to an entry in Wedgwood's 'Experiment Book'

Materials and Techniques

Josiah Wedgwood Recipe: 20/59 Cornish Moorstone,6/4 Sea salt,1/9 Tin calcinedwith 2 of saltpeter and borax D' in powderby melting and shaking.crithfluorsince 1780

Marks and inscriptions

2413 incised on front of base BO66 in pencil on reverse

Dimensions

Height: 27 mm, Width: 21 mm

Descriptive line

rectangular base with glaze trial

Categories

V&A Wedgwood Collection

Collection

Wedgwood Collection

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