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Lancastrian Pottery

Vase
1903-1904 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Vase of grey earthenware, with narrow neck expanding to bulbous base, and with orange uranium sunstone glaze.

Object details

Categories
Object type
TitleLancastrian Pottery (manufacturer's title)
Materials and techniques
Earthenware and glazed
Brief description
Vase of grey earthenware, with narrow neck expanding to bulbous base, and with orange uranium sunstone glaze, made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company, Clifton Junction, 1903-1904.
Physical description
Vase of grey earthenware, with narrow neck expanding to bulbous base, and with orange uranium sunstone glaze.
Dimensions
  • Height: 16.8cm
  • Width: 8.9cm
Marks and inscriptions
  • 'PL' and two bees (Maker's mark printed (underglaze) on base, printed in reserve on a brown ground)
  • 'P' (Maker's mark impressed on base)
  • 'No. 257...' (label on base)
Gallery label
Vase 'Lancastrian Pottery' made by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co. Ltd, Clifton Junction, near Manchester, England, 1903-1904 85-1905 Given by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Co. Ltd(23/05/2008)
Credit line
Given by Pilkingtons Tile and Pottery Company
Bibliographic reference
Lomax, Abraham. Royal Lancastrian Pottery 1900-1938. Bolton, 1957.
Collection
Accession number
85-1905

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Record createdMarch 31, 2008
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