Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 142, The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Gallery


ca. 1929 (made)
Place of origin

Dish, earthenware, slip with "finger-wipe" decoration under an amber glaze

Object details

Object type
Materials and techniques
Earthenware, with slip with 'finger-wiped' decoration under an amber glaze
Brief description
Earthenware dish by Michael Cardew, Britain, ca. 1929.
Physical description
Dish, earthenware, slip with "finger-wipe" decoration under an amber glaze
  • Depth: 24.50cm
  • Height: 8.30cm
Marks and inscriptions
'MC' and 'WP' in monogram, impressed
Credit line
Given by the Arts and Crafts Fund of the Contemporary Art Society
Object history
Acquisition details: given by the CAS
Bibliographic reference
Watson, Oliver. British Studio Pottery : the Victoria and Albert Museum Collection, Oxford : Phaidon, Christie's, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1990
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Record createdJanuary 14, 2000
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