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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Bristol (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1748 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs C. Hemming

  • Museum number:

    C.57-1939

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

The front is covered with powdered manganese-purple with the exception of nine reserved panels with alternating fleur-de-lys and 'carnations' on the border and a basket of flowers in the centre in red.
Body colour: Buff.
Glaze: Greyish white, pooling on the back.
Shape: Shape M with flatter well and more upturned flange. (Alphabetic shape codes as used in appendix to Archer. Delftware. 1997)

Place of Origin

Bristol (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1748 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.7 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl of flowers

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Archer, Michael. Delftware: the tin-glazed earthenware of the British Isles. A catalogue of the collection in the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: HMSO, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1997. ISBN 0 11 290499 8

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Borders (ornament areas); Fleurs-de-lis

Categories

Delftware; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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