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Bowl: C.84-2010

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Factory: New Hall Porcelain Factory




Hybrid hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels with a basket of flowers, and floral an undulating stippled border. Pattern no. 171

Hybrid hard-paste porcelain, thrown, glazed, and painted overglaze in green, pink, purple, and red enamels. Circular with deep curved sides, standing on a footring. The inside is decorated in the centre with a basket of flowers, and round the rim with a row of purple dots between two red lines. The exterior is decorated with six different floral sprigs and below the rim with an undulating line of closely set red dots. Pattern no. 171.


History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

Dr Milo Keynes Bequest, 2009

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 15.1 cm
Height: 8 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 ( green, pink, purple, and red)
Footring Diameter 9 cm

Materials used in production

presumed lead-glaze Glaze
Hybrid hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Throwing : Hybrid hard-paste porcelain, thrown, glazed, and painted overglaze in green, pink, purple, and red enamels

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: N 171
  • Location: On base close to footring
  • Method of creation: Painted in red enamel
  • Type: Pattern number

Inscription present: rectangular white paper label

  • Text: New Hall m/c 1810/glaze star crack/AS282 £69
  • Location: On base
  • Type: Label

Inscription present: circular white paper stick-on label

  • Text: I.3.1
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Hand-written in black ink
  • Type: Label

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.84-2010
Primary reference Number: 177463
Entry form number: 1027
Old object number: I.E.1
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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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