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


ca. 1869 (made)
Place of origin

Box of white bone china and heart-shaped.

Object details

Object type
Materials and techniques
Bone china
Brief description
Box of white bone china, and heart-shaped, made by Copeland & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, ca. 1869.
Physical description
Box of white bone china and heart-shaped.
  • With cover height: 2.9cm
  • Diameter: 5.4cm
Credit line
Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber
Object history
Part of a set of a toilet box and cover and five smaller boxes and covers 414:260/ to K-1885 (Sch. I 202 to K). This part is a bone china replacement.
Purchased by Lady Charlotte Schreiber from Willson, London, for £6 in January 1869
Other number
Sch. I 202J - Schreiber number
Accession number

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Record createdDecember 19, 2008
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