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An image of Large dish by Chelsea
Alternate image of Large dish by Chelsea

Chelsea

(England 1744 – 1769)

Title
Large dish
Year
circa 1756
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions

4.0 x 32.8 cm diam

Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.98
Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

The crazing of the glaze towards the edges and on the back is not uncommon in the late red anchor period when the factory was experimenting with new pastes and glazes.

Bibliography (1)

Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 56 (colour illus.). cat.no. 65