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Punch bowl: C.90-2010

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Factory: New Hall Porcelain Factory




Hybrid hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels with a pink and puce trellis border, a dotted wavy line, and floral sprigs. Pattern 173.

Hybrid hard-paste porcelain, thrown, glazed, and painted overglaze in blue, green, pink, puce, purple, and red enamels. Circular with deep curved sides, standing on a high footring. The inside is decorated with a central red floral sprig, and round the rim with a wide pink border with red edges and puce dotted trellis pattern, which curves inwards at eight points. At four of these it has a pair of purple flowerheads and green leaves, and at four it has a purple rose, and a pair of red flowerheads and green leaves. On the exterior there is a rose spray, and five blue or red floral sprays, with above them, an undulating line of purple dots. Pattern 173


History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

Dr Milo Keynes Bequest, 2009

Measurements and weight

Height: 10.5 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 1795 - 1800

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamel ( blue, green, pink, puce, purple, and red enamel)
Foot Diameter 13 cm
Rim Diameter 23.3 cm

Materials used in production

Hybrid hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

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

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: circular white paper stick-on label

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

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.90-2010
Primary reference Number: 177468
Entry form number: 1027
Old object number: I.C.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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