A collection of 20 pieces of porcelain illustrating a range of different decorative styles and techniques employed at the Coalport factory in Shropshire over a period of 120 years including examples of the height of quality manufacture by Coalport.
Pilkington Collection of porcelain by Coalport Porcelain Factory, c. 1780c. 1925
© Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery
- Art Fund grant:
- £11,000 ( Total: £25,000)
- Acquired in:
- Isobel Pilkington
It also includes a teapot and cover made by the Caughley factory or Worcester factory.
Collected by CR Pilkington; by descent to his widow Isobel Pilkington. On loan to Shrewsbury Museums Service from 1985 to 2005.
Free with National Art Pass (£4 standard entry)
Winter opening times Tues - Sat, 10am - 4.30pm Sunday, 11am - 4pm, last admissions 3pm Closed Mondays
Summer opening times Mon - Sat, 10am - 5pm, last admissions 4pm
Sunday, 11am - 4pm, last admission 3pm