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Pearlware

Scope note

Use for earthenware produced by Josiah Wedgewood from 1779, distinguished from his creamware by having a greater percentage of flint and white clay in the body and a trace of cobalt oxide in the glaze which gives it a bluish white cast.

This term has 78 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Keyword
Object category
Object name

Getty AAT term number

3000261855

Broader Terms used

earthenware

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

Punch bowl

Maker(s)

Factory: uncertain

Fragment of a jug

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Plate

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown (Perhaps)

Plate

Maker(s)

Factory: Wedgwood

Teapot

Maker(s)

Production: Unidentified (Possibly)

Jug

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown (Uncertain)

Plate

Maker(s)

Production: Liverpool

Cup and saucer

Maker(s)

Production: Unidentified (Possibly)

Root dish

Maker(s)

Factory: Wedgwood

Plate

Maker(s)

Factory: uncertain

Jug

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Coffee pot

Maker(s)

Production: Neale & Co. (Uncertain)
Unknown (Uncertain)

Summer

Maker(s)

Production: James Neale & Co.

Shakespeare

Maker(s)

Pottery: Wood, Enoch
Pottery: Wood & Caldwell
Designer: Kent, William (After)
Sculptor: Scheemakers, Peter (After)
Cast maker: Vanina, Peter

Time Clipping the Wings of Cupid

Maker(s)

Potter: Wood, Ralph, II (Possibly)
Potter: Wood, Ralph, III (Possibly)

Jug

Maker(s)

Production: Unidentified Staffordshire Pottery (Possibly)

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