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Dish: C.74-1933

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Object information

Maker(s)

Derby Porcelain Manufactory (Factory)

Description

Soft-paste porcelain dish, with moulded vine branches and grapes; at the centre, two birds in a landscape. All painted in polychrome enamels.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by The Rev. A.V. Valentine-Richards

Measurements and weight

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

Place(s) associated

  • Derby ⪼ Derbyshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1933-04-05) by Valentine-Richards, A. V., The Rev

Dating

Mid 18th Century
George II
George III
Circa 1755 - 1760

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamels ( polychrome)

Materials used in production

presumed lead Lead-glaze Soft-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Moulding : Soft-paste porcelain dish, moulded and painted in polychrome enamels.
Glazing (coating)

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.74-1933
Primary reference Number: 75960
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 5 October 2012 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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