Plymouth porcelain teapot

Kakiemon-style decoration: large daisy-like flowers with leaves and birds.

Details

Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
15 cm
Art Fund grant:
£250 ( Total: £1,000)
Acquired in:
1985

Characteristics of the Cookworthy period: sprial wreathing, air bubbles, small pitmarks and iron stains. The first factory for hard-paste porcelain. Marked on the base in red enamel.

Venue details

Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery Drake Circus, PLYMOUTH Devon PL4 8AJ 01752 304774 www.plymhearts.org

Entry details

Free to all

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