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

Dish

mid 1930s (manufactured)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Earthenware dish, circular, painted with a lion rampant among foliage in sivler lustre.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Materials and techniques
Earthenware with painted decoration in lustre
Brief description
Dish, earthenware with painted decoration in lustre, manufactured by Johnson Brothers Ltd., decorated by Gray's Pottery, England, mid 1930s.
Physical description
Earthenware dish, circular, painted with a lion rampant among foliage in sivler lustre.
Dimensions
  • Diameter: 31.1cm
Marks and inscriptions
  • '"SUNBUFF" GRAYS POTTERY MADE IN STOKE-ON-TRENT ENGLAND' with clipper trademark (Transfer printed)
  • A crown (Transfer printed and partly covered by another mark)
  • 'New Victorian' (In black letter script)
  • 'JOHNSON BROS ENGLAND' (Transfer printed)
Credit line
Bequeathed by Michael Franklin
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.277-1987

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Record createdOctober 28, 2008
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