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Current Location: In storage


Factory: New Hall Porcelain Factory




Hybrid hard-paste porcelain transfer-printed and painted painted in enamels with Chinese figures. Pattern no. 621.

Hybrid hard-paste porcelain, transfer-printed overglaze in black and painted in blue, two shades of green, yellow, pink, puce, apricot, red, and purple enamels. Circular with shallow curved sides, standing on a footring. The centre is decorated with four ladies standing in front of a house or garden pavilion, and another further to the right stands in front of another building in which two jars are standing beside a circular opening. In the foreground thee is a fence. Round the edge there is a border of puce and pink, and purple and pink trellis patterns broken by three large shaped oblong panels enclosing red and black plants on an apricot ground, and three small circular panels with a red plant on a white ground. A black line runs round the rim. Pattern 621,


History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

Dr Milo Keynes Bequest, 2009

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 20.4 cm
Height: 3.8 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Shelton ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


Early 19th Century
George III
Production date: circa AD 1800

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Decoration composed of ceramic printing colour ( black) enamel ( blue, two shades of green, yellow, pink, puce, apricot, red, and purple)

Materials used in production

presumed lead-glaze Glaze
Hybrid hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating) : Hybrid hard-paste porcelain, transfer-printed overglaze in black and painted in blue, two shades of green, yellow, pink, puce, apricot, red, and purple enamels.

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: rectangular white paper stick-on label

  • Text: New Hall/Saucer dish/Pattern 621/c1800-10/30-4AH £78
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Hand-written in black ink
  • Type: Label

Inscription present: circular white paper stick-on label

  • Text: I.L.2
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Hand-written in turquoise ink
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.32-2010
Primary reference Number: 177298
Entry form number: 1027
Old object number: I.L.2
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

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

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