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Teapot stand: C.119-1932

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Factory: Worcester Porcelain Factory

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Description

Soft-paste porcelain teapot stand, decorated with a landscape transfer-printed onglaze in greyish-purple.

Soft-paste porcelain teapot stand, transfer-printed onglaze in greyish-purple. Six-sided with flat base and fluted and lobed sides. A man fishing at the side of a lake, standing below a tree. On an island in the lake there is an obelisk surmounted by an urn. A line runs round the edge.

Notes

History note: Unknown before donor, Mrs W.D. (Frances Louisa) Dickson, Bournemouth

Legal notes

Given by Mrs W.D. Dickson

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 14.0 cm
Height: 1.8 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Worcester ⪼ Worcestershire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1932) by Dickson, W. D. (Frances Louisa), Mrs

Dating

Third quarter of 18th century
George III
Circa 1765 - 1770

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamel ( greysh-purple)

Materials used in production

presumed lead Lead-glaze
steatitic Soft-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating) : Soft-paste porcelain, transfer-printed onglaze in greyish-purple

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.119-1932
Primary reference Number: 33146
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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