Object Title

Lid of soup tureen

Lid of soup tureen

Date

1825-1835

Object Number

XVIII.868 A

Provenance

Purchased from Bonhams 20 October 2004. Staffordshire Figures and Blue-Printed Earthenware, sale no.10755, part of lot 420, with XVIII.868 B & C.

Physical Description

Illustrated with an 'Italianate' scene within a 'Blue Rose' border - two shepherds with flock and dog, a temple to the right, a river scene in the distance to the left. Cut-out for ladle (at 4 o'clock).

Dimensions

Dimensions: diameter: 265 mm; height: 95 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Letter K on underside.

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Chip to rim at 10 o'clock. Crack from chip to ladle cut-out, with old repair by means of 8 metal staples on underside. Knob badly glued in place with much residue of glue.