Skip to main content

Plate: C.21-2015

Object information

Maker(s)

Unidentified Staffordshire Pottery (Pottery)

Description

Cream earthenware decorated with underglaze oxides; tortoiseshell ware

Notes

History note: Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor, St Andrew's, Fife; on loan since 2006

Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 24 cm
Height: 2.4 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2015-04-27) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady

Dating

3rd quarter 18th Century
George II
George III
Circa 1750 - 1770

School or Style

Rococo

Components of the work

Decoration composed of oxide colours ( blue, green, yellow, manganese-purple and dark grey)

Materials used in production

Lead-glaze Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Press-moulding : Cream earthenware, press-mouolded, decorated within blue, green, yellow, manganese-purple and dark grey oxide colours, and lead-glazed
Lead-glazing

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: rectangular white paper stick-on label

  • Text: 99
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Hand-written in black ink
  • Type: Label

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.21-2015
Primary reference Number: 201373
Old object number: 99
Entry form number: 648
Old loan number: AAL.21-2006
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Tuesday 26 May 2015 Updated: Thursday 10 September 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Plate" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/201373 Accessed: 2022-07-02 16:17:38

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/201373 |title=Plate |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-07-02 16:17:38|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...