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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery

Teapot and Cover

ca. 1774 (made)
Place of origin

Teapot and cover of earthenware transfer-printed in black enamel.

Object details

Object type
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Teapot
  • Cover
Materials and techniques
Earthenware transfer-printed in black enamel
Brief description
Teapot and cover of earthenware, transfer-printed in black enamel by Sadler and Green in Liverpool, portrait of John Wilkes engraved by T. Billinge, made by Josiah Wedgwood and Sons, Etruria, ca. 1774.
Physical description
Teapot and cover of earthenware transfer-printed in black enamel.
  • Height: 13.9cm
  • Diameter: 12.7cm
Credit line
Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic reference
p. 173 Breay, Claire., and Harrison, Julian eds. Magna Carta: Law, Liberty, Legacy. The British Library: London, 2015. ISBN 9780712357630.
Other number
Sch. II 372&A - Schreiber number
Accession number

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Record createdApril 30, 2009
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