Pilkington Collection of porcelain by Coalport Porcelain Factory

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.


Details

Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
Various
Art Fund grant:
£11,000 ( Total: £25,000)
Acquired in:
2005
Vendor:
Isobel Pilkington

It also includes a teapot and cover made by the Caughley factory or Worcester factory.

Artists include

Provenance

Collected by CR Pilkington; by descent to his widow Isobel Pilkington. On loan to Shrewsbury Museums Service from 1985 to 2005.

Venue details

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery The Square, SHREWSBURY Shropshire SY1 1QH 01743 258885 www.shrewsburymuseum.org.uk/

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (£4 standard entry)

Winter opening times

Tues - Sat, 10am - 4.30pm

Sunday, 11am - 4pm, last admissions 3pm

Closed Mondays

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