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New Hall Porcelain Factory (Factory)


Hybrid hard-paste porcelain, glazed, and gilded. Pattern no. 198

Hybrid hard-paste porcelain, press-moulded, glazed and gilded. Circular with a scalloped edge, and deep curved and fluted sides, standing on a footring. Decorated in the centre with a floral spray surrounded by a circle. About three cm below the rim, is a narrow band of stylized leaves on continuous wavy stem and a broad band. Above, on each the ridges are two motifs made up of three dots with a narrow trefoil above, alternating with one similar motif in the spaces between the ridges. The outer edge is gilded. Pattern no. 198


History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

Dr Milo Keynes Bequest, 2009

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 21.3 cm
Height: 3.6 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Shelton ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2009) by Keynes, W. M., Dr.


Late 18th century
George III
Circa 1787 CE - Circa 1792 CE

School or Style


Components of the work

Decoration composed of gold

Materials used in production

presumed lead-glaze Glaze Hybrid hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Press-moulding : Hybrid-hard-paste porcelain, press-moulded, glazed, and decorated with painted gilding

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 198
  • Location: On base near footring
  • Method of creation: Painted in gold
  • Type: Pattern number

Inscription present: circular white paper stick-on label

  • Text: I.J.1
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Hand-written in turquoise ink
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.4-2010
Primary reference Number: 176635
Entry form number: 1027
Old object number: I.J.1
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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