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New Hall porcelain spoon tray with a Chinese lake scene and border (base)

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An image of Spoon tray. New Hall Porcelain Factory, England, Staffordshire. Oval with a six-sided shaped edge, shallow, sloping, fluted sides, and flat base. The flat area is decorated with a Chinese landscape, with buildings amid trees on the right, a man near a bridge, and a man standing on a bridge leading to a small island to the left of centre, a boat on water, on the left, a shore with a building amid tree and rocks on the left. On the slides there is border of scrolls, foliage and fruit with dotted beads on the edge. There is a gold band round the lower edge of the sides and round the upper edge. Hybrid hard-paste porcelain printed underglaze in blue, and gilded. Height, whole, 1.4 cm, length, whole, 14.5 cm, width, whole, 9.5 cm, circa 1782-1787. Chinese style.

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Spoon tray. New Hall Porcelain Factory, England, Staffordshire. Oval with a six-sided shaped edge, shallow, sloping, fluted sides, and flat base. The flat area is decorated with a Chinese landscape, with buildings amid trees on the right, a man near a bridge, and a man standing on a bridge leading to a small island to the left of centre, a boat on water, on the left, a shore with a building amid tree and rocks on the left. On the slides there is border of scrolls, foliage and fruit with dotted beads on the edge. There is a gold band round the lower edge of the sides and round the upper edge. Hybrid hard-paste porcelain printed underglaze in blue, and gilded. Height, whole, 1.4 cm, length, whole, 14.5 cm, width, whole, 9.5 cm, circa 1782-1787. Chinese style.

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  • Accession Number: C.36-2017
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/45.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Andrew Norman
  • Image height: 742 pixels
  • Image width: 1023 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop CS6 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 78.83kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 200
  • Fnumber: 45/1

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18th Century _WF_AdOK _WF_base _WF_KWD _WF_OPAC _WF_OPAC_pending ceramics English Fitz_AA fluted Georgian hard-paste porcelain hybrid porcelain New Hall Porcelain Factory oval porcelain spoon tray Staffordshire Pottery tray

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