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Jardinière (plant stand): C.46-1972

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Current Location: In storage


Factory: C.J.C. Bailey
Designer: Seddon, John Pollard




Salt-glazed stoneware jardinière, coloured in brown, grey and blue glazes, with a foliate design.

Jardinière. Salt-glazed stoneware, modelled in high relief, and coloured in brown, grey and blue glazes. The sides are decorated with formalised foliate design and four scrolls just below the rim.


History note: Charles and Lavinia Handley-Read Collection; both died 1971; purchased from Thomas Stainton, executor of the Handley-Read Estate

Legal notes

Purchased with the Perceval Fund and Grant-in-Aid from the Victoria and Albert Museum

Measurements and weight

Height: 21.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • London ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1972) by Handley-Read Estate


19th Century
Production date: AD 1877 : Dated; see inscription.

Components of the work

Rim Diameter 25.5 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Salt-glazing : Salt-glazed stoneware, modelled in high relief, and coloured in brown, grey and blue glazes.

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: FULHAM
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: C.J.C.B.
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Monogram

Inscription present: impressed circular seal with date 1877

  • Text: 1877/J.P.S./INVENT
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Seal

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.46-1972
Primary reference Number: 75184
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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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