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Parian (porcelain)

Scope note

Use for a variety of soft or hard paste, white, fine, vitreous porcelain often resembling statuary marble, developed in England in the 1840s and used for figurines, especially dolls, and for art objects, ornament, and tableware. For unglazed porcelain or earthenware that has been fired only once and used for similar types of objects, but producing a grainy texture, use "biscuit."

This term has 381 records attributed within our system.

Connected records

Hop Queen

C.876-2016

Maker(s)

Copeland (Manufacturer)
Durham, Joseph (Sculptor)
Crystal Palace Art Union (Distributor)

Bust of the Apollo Belvedere

C.22-1977

Maker(s)

Copeland (Factory)
After Delpech, C. (Modeller)

Ewer

C.5-1973

Maker(s)

Old Hall Earthenware Company Ltd (Factory)

Albert Edward, Prince of Wales (1841-1910)

C.751-2016

Maker(s)

Unknown (Manufacturer)

Miranda

C.921-2016

Maker(s)

Copeland (Manufacturer)
Marshall, William Calder (Sculptor)
Crystal Palace Art Union (Distributor)

Dorothea

C.830-2016

Maker(s)

Minton (Manufacturer)
Bell, John (Sculptor)
Felix Summerly Art Manufacturers (Retailer)

Vice Admiral Horatio Nelso (1758-1805)

C.935-2016

Maker(s)

Possibly Minton (Manufacturer)

John Ramsay McCulloch (1789-1864)

C.909-2016

Maker(s)

Copeland (Manufacturer)
Unidentified (Sculptor)

Unknown man

C.1047-2016

Maker(s)

Unknown (Manufacturer)

Lord Frederick Roberts (1832-1914)

C.958-2016

Maker(s)

Robinson & Leadbeater (Manufacturer)
Lawton, W. C. (Sculptor)

Richard Cobden (1805-1865)

C.820-2016

Maker(s)

Copeland (Manufacturer)
Noble, Matthew (Sculptor)

Inkwell

C.879-2016

Maker(s)

Unknown (Manufacturer)

Unknown man

C.1029-2016

Maker(s)

Unknown (Manufacturer)

William Wordsworth (1770-1850)

C.1103-2016

Maker(s)

Goss, William Henry (Sculptor)

Giuseppe Garibaldi (1807-82)

C.846-2016

Maker(s)

Unknown (Manufacturer)

Robert Burns (1759-96)

C.801-2016

Maker(s)

Robinson & Leadbeater (Manufacturer)

Charles XV, King of Sweden (1826-72)

C.812-2016

Maker(s)

Unknown (Manufacturer)

Ralph Stuart

C.1001-2016

Maker(s)

Minton (Manufacturer)
Brown, Hamlet (Modeller)

Admiral Sir George Francis Seymour

C.972-2016

Maker(s)

Minton (Manufacturer)
Gleichen, Count (Sculptor)

Lady with Dove (coloured)

C.895-2016

Maker(s)

Unknown (Manufacturer)

Lord Byron (1788-1824)

C.804-2016

Maker(s)

Goss, William Henry (Sculptor)

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