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Plate: C.53-2010

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Factory: New Hall Porcelain Factory




Hybrid hard-paste porcelain painted in blue , puce and gold with a floral pattern. Pattern 213.

Hybrid hard-paste porcelain, moulded, glazed, painted overglaze in blue and puce, and gilded. Circular with shallow curving sides, standing on a footing. Slightly off centre there is a floral spray with gold foliage, and a blue and puce flower, surrounded by a gold circle. Outside the circle there are three different larger sprays of foliage with two flowers each, with three small gold sprigs of foliage between them. A gold band encircles the rim. Pattern 213.


History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

Dr Milo Keynes Bequest, 2009

Measurements and weight

Height: 3 cm
Width: 21.2 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Shelton ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th Century, Late
George III
Circa 1790 - 1795

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamel ( blue and puce) gold

Materials used in production

presumed lead-glaze Glaze
Hybrid hard-paste

Techniques used in production

Moulding : Hybrid hard-paste porcelain, moulded, glazed, painted overglaze in blue and puce, and gilded

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: N 213
  • Location: On base near footring
  • Method of creation: Painted n puce enamel
  • Type: Pattern number

Inscription present: circular white stick-on label, faded to pale buff

  • Text: Pat. 213
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Hand-written in black ink or biro
  • Type: Label

Inscription present: rectangular white paper stick-on label

  • Text: 20 Star hairline/New Hall c 1800/saucer dish/£58/20LED
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Hand-written in black ink
  • Type: Label

Inscription present: circular white paper stick-on label

  • Text: I.C.2
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Hand=written in b lack ink
  • Type: Label

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.53-2010
Primary reference Number: 177402
Entry form number: 1027
Old object number: I.C.2
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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