Dish

first half of 19th century (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Dish of porcelain painted in colours and gilded. Seven-sided and with a wavy rim projecting on one side. In the middle is a floral spray with insects surrounded by a pink border with four butterflies.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Porcelain painted in colours and gilded
Brief Description
Dish of porcelain painted in colours and gilded, Spode Ceramic Works, Stoke-on-Trent, first half of 19th century
Physical Description
Dish of porcelain painted in colours and gilded. Seven-sided and with a wavy rim projecting on one side. In the middle is a floral spray with insects surrounded by a pink border with four butterflies.
Dimensions
  • Height: 4.8cm
  • Width: 22.5cm
Marks and Inscriptions
'Spode Felspar Porcelain' surrounded by a wreath of the rose, thistle and shamrock (Printed in mauve)
Credit line
Given by Miss H.M. Gulson
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
562-1902

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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