Skip to main content

Plate: C.21B-1928

Object information

Awaiting location update


Factory: Nantgarw China Works




Soft-paste porcelain plate, painted onglaze with sprays of flowers in polychrome enamels, and gilt

Legal notes

Given by J.R. Wardale

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 8 1/2 in
Height: 1 1/4 in

Place(s) associated

  • Nantgarw ⪼ South Wales ⪼ Wales

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1928) by Wardale, J. R.


19th Century, Early#
George III
Circa 1813 CE - 1814 CE Circa 1817 CE - 1820 CE


Nantgarw, near Cardiff, South Wales

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamels ( polychrome) gold

Materials used in production

presumed lead Lead-glaze
Soft-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating) : Soft-paste porcelain, moulded, painte onglaze in polychrome enamels, and gilt

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: NANTGARW C.W.
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.21B-1928
Primary reference Number: 40452
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 18 December 2012 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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 (2023) "Plate" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-12-03 11:56:53

Citation for Wikipedia

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

{{cite web|url= |title=Plate |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-12-03 11:56:53|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

More objects and works of art you might like


Accession Number: E.278.1900

Small plate

Accession Number: C.183B-1934

Small plate

Accession Number: C.183C-1934


Accession Number: C.3-1969

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...