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Unidentified Liverpool pottery (Pottery)


Buff earthenware, tin-glazed greyish-white on the upper surface and painted in 'Fazackerly' colours: blue, yellowish-green, yellow, and 'foxy' red, outlined in very dark manganese. In the middle, a spray of flowers; blue 'flower-head' corners.


History note: Unknown before Spencer George Perceval, Henbury

Legal notes

S.G. Perceval Bequest

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.6 cm
Height: 12.4 cm
Width: 12.4 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Liverpool ⪼ Lancashire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1922) by Perceval, Spencer George


Third quarter of 18th century
George II
George III
Circa 1755 CE - 1775 CE

School or Style


Components of the work

Decoration: composed of high-temperature colours ( blue, yellowish-green, yellow, and 'foxy' red, very dark manganese) Front: composed of tin-glaze

Materials used in production

buff, fine grained Earthenware

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 10
  • Location: On the back
  • Method of creation: In dark manganese
  • Mark

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: PER.C.12-1922
Primary reference Number: 15413
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 29 November 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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