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view George Davidson & Co. CER Given by M. J. Franklin 1889-12-31 1889-01-01 1889 (design registered) Basket, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne), made by Geo. Davidson & Co., Teams Glass Works, 1889-1900,... Height: 11 cm, Width: 16.4 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by George Davidson & Co, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear 3803 British Galleries: Decorative baskets in clear or coloured glass, pierced silver and ceramics... 2014-08-29T19:31:57.000Z 2014-08-29T19:31:57.000Z 54.961041 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -1.602046 Registration number 130643 for 13/8/1889 Press-moulded Pearline glass C.110-1984 c1101984 O2168 Basket 1 Gateshead Object Type This basket, in Davidson's 'Pearline' glass, was one of many types of dish that held... 2 VA basket-george-davidson-co 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1889 1889 view
view George Davidson & Co. CER Given by Michael Franklin 1889-12-31 1889-01-01 1889 (design registered) Celery vase, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne), made by Geo. Davidson & Co., Teams Glass Works,... Height: 18.6 cm, Width: 12 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Davidson & Co., Gateshead, Tyne and Wear 3810 British Galleries: Celery was cooked or served raw to eat with cheese. A contemporary cookery... 2014-08-29T19:31:58.000Z 2014-08-29T19:31:58.000Z 54.961041 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -1.602046 Registration number for 13/8/1889 Press-moulded glass C.111-1983 c1111983 O2178 Celery vase 1 Gateshead Object Type This celery vase was one of many types of dish designed to suit a particular food.... 2 VA celery-vase-george-davidson-co 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1889 1889 view
view Percival, Vickers & Co. Ltd. CER Given by M. J. Franklin 1885-12-31 1885-01-01 1885 (design registered) Glass Butter trencher, England (Manchester), made by Percival, Vickers & Co. Ltd., 1885-1900,... Height: 5.2 cm, Width: 9.0 cm, Length: 12.8 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Percival, Vickers & Co. Ltd., Manchester 4098 British Galleries: Mrs Beeton decribes how to serve curled butter in such a dish: 'The butter may... 2014-08-29T19:32:52.000Z 2014-08-29T19:32:52.000Z 53.479622 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -2.24881 Registration number for 1/1885 Press-moulded glass C.138-1983 c1381983 O2492 Butter trencher 1 Manchester Object Type This butter trencher was one of many types of glass dish, each designed for a... 2 VA cutting-butter-trencher-percival-vickers-co 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z Cutting 1885 1885 view
view 2006am3539 jpg s Davenport & Co. CER Bequeathed by Mrs J. Wright 1860-12-31 1840-01-01 1840-1860 (made) Ice plate, England (Longport), probably made by Davenport's, 1820-1850, C.165-1985 . Height: 2.5 cm, Diameter: 18.4 cm, Diameter: 9.5 cm base British Galleries, room 125b Probably manufactured by the firm of Davenport, Longport, Staffordshire Cyrus Hill, the... 4471 Bequeathed by a descendant of Cyrus Hill, an employee at Davenport's glass works in the mid-19th... 2014-08-29T19:33:56.000Z 2014-08-29T19:33:56.000Z 53.042 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -2.21658 Wheel-cut glass C.165-1985 c1651985 O2895 Ice plate 1 Longport 2006AM3539 Object Type This ice plate was one of many types of dish designed to suit a particular food.... 3 VA ice-plate-davenport-co 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1860 1840 view
view Henry Greener & Co. CER Given by M. J. Franklin 1888-12-31 1888-01-01 1888 (design registered) Basket, England (Sunderland), made by Greener & Co., Wear Flint Glassworks, 1888-1910, C.174-1983 . Height: 14.9 cm, Width: 15.5 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Henry Greener & Co., Wear Flint Glassworks, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear 4582 British Galleries: GLASS FOR FRUIT AND FLOWERS<br> Decorative baskets and troughs in clear or... 2014-08-29T19:34:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:34:14.000Z 54.902292 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -1.38629 Two Registration numbers for 21/4/1888 and 16/3/1888, one for body the other for rustic handle Press-moulded glass C.174-1983 c1741983 O3013 Basket 1 Sunderland Object Type This basket was one of many types of dish that held fruit or sweets or flowers and... 2 VA rustic-handle-basket-henry-greener-co 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z Rustic handle 1888 1888 view
view George Davidson & Co. CER Given by M. J. Franklin 1893-12-31 1893-01-01 1893 (design registered) Flower trough, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne), made by Geo. Davidson & Co., Teams Glass Works,... Height: 6.0 cm, Width: 4.9 cm, Length: 15.7 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by George Davidson & Co, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear 4769 British Galleries: GLASS FOR FRUIT AND FLOWERS<br> Decorative baskets and troughs in clear or... 2014-08-29T19:34:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:34:44.000Z 54.961041 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -1.602046 Registration number for 25/5/1893 Press-moulded glass C.191-1983 c1911983 O3223 Flower trough 1 Gateshead Object Type This flower trough was one of many types of press-moulded glass container that were... 2 VA flower-trough-george-davidson-co 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1893 1893 view
view Sowerby Ellison Glassworks CER Bequeathed by M. J. Franklin 1900-12-31 1870-01-01 1870-1900 (made) Flower holder, Britain (Gateshead-on-Tyne), made by Sowerby & Co., Ellison Glass Works, 1870-1900 Height: 10.7 cm, Width: 15.5 cm maximum, Depth: 8.2 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Sowerby & Co., Ellison Glass Works, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear 5376 Made as a flower holder or simply as an ornament British Galleries: Flower and plant stands and... 2014-08-29T19:36:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:36:26.000Z 54.961041 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -1.602046 Press-moulded opaline glass C.270-1987 c2701987 O3859 Flower holder 1 Swan flower trough Gateshead Object Type This swan-shaped holder was one of many types of dish that held fruit or sweets or... 2 VA swan-flower-holder-sowerby-ellison-glassworks 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z Swan 1900 1870 view
view 2006am0421 jpg s Unknown CER 1900-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1900 (made) Deceptive glass, England, 1820-1840 Height: 9.7 cm, Diameter: 5.4 cm British Galleries, room 125b Made in England 5558 British Galleries: Ices were served at the kind of evening party known as an 'At Home' or as a... 2014-08-29T19:36:55.000Z 2014-08-29T19:36:55.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -1.97685 Wheel-cut glass C.292-1909 c2921909 O4041 Ice glass 1 Stem: baluster; Bowl: bucket England 2006AM0421 Object Type This ice glass was one of many types of tableware intended for a particular food.... 3 VA ice-glass-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1900 1850 view
view Sowerby Ellison Glassworks CER Given by M. J. Franklin 1879-12-31 1870-01-01 ca. 1875 (design registered) Cream jug, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne), made by Sowerby & Co., Ellison Glass Works, 1875-1900 Height: 10.1 cm, Depth: 10.6 cm maximum British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Sowerby & Co. Ellison Glass Works, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear 6647 British Galleries: Glass cream jugs were used for serving cream with the pudding as well as with... 2014-08-29T19:40:25.000Z 2014-08-29T19:40:25.000Z 54.961041 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -1.602046 Diamond registration mark for 6/1875 Press-moulded glass C.53-1983 c531983 O5192 Cream jug 1 Gateshead Object Type This jug is entirely functional and made for daily use as a cream-pourer for... 2 VA cream-jug-sowerby-ellison-glassworks 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1879 1870 view
view 2006am6543 jpg s Close & Co. CER Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street 1864-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1864 (made) Plate of earthenware, transfer-printed in black enamel with an image of fish, Close & Co.,... Height: 3.3 cm, Diameter: 23 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Close & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Jermyn Street Collection. 7338 British Galleries: Plates, dishes and tureens were often decorated with images of fish and game.... 2014-08-29T19:42:43.000Z 2014-08-29T19:42:43.000Z 53.029362 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -2.17507 'Close & Co. Late Wm Adams & Sons Stoke-upon-Trent' 'S' earthenware Earthenware, transfer-printed in black enamel 2561-1901 25611901 O77500 Plate 1 Plate of earthenware, transfer-printed in black enamel with a fish in the middle and a border of... Stoke-on-Trent 2006AM6543 Object Type This plate comes from a service specifically for fish, or from a larger service in ... 3 VA plate-close-co 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z transfer printed 1864 1850 view
view 2006am2969 jpg s Belleek pottery Langham, Marian, 'Belleek Irish Porcelain' Quiller Press, 1993 CER Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street 1872-12-31 1863-01-01 ca. 1868 (made) Dessert stand, porcelain with a lustrous glaze, Belleek pottery, Northern Ireland, ca. 1868 Height: 11 cm, Width: 24.5 cm British Galleries, room 125b Made in Belleek, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland 7885 British Galleries: A wide variety of decorative stands was used for serving fruit at dinner or at... 2014-08-29T19:44:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:44:35.000Z 54.361649 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -7.65915 A dog beside a round tower, with a harp, shamrock and a band inscribed 'BELLEEK' A symbol 1687... porcelain Porcelain, with a lustrous glaze 3886-1901 38861901 O77575 Dessert stand 1 Dessert stand of porcelain, covered with a lustrous glaze, partly coloured pale yellow. In the... Fermanagh 2006AM2969 3881-1901 to 3892-1901 purchased April 1868 by the Museum of Practical Geology Object Type This is a decorative stand for serving fruit or sweetmeats and could have been used... 3 VA dessert-stand-belleek-pottery 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z glazed 1872 1863 view
view 2006am7675 jpg s Molineaux Webb & Co. CER Given by Mrs D. How 1864-12-31 1864-01-01 1864 (design registered) Pressed glass comport, England (Manchester), made by Molineux, Webb & Co., 1864-1900 Height: 13.5 cm, Diameter: 17.5 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Molyneux Webb Ltd., Ancoats, Manchester 8585 British Galleries: Comports raised dessert foods such as fruit above the table surface, adding to... 2014-08-29T19:47:01.000Z 2014-08-29T19:47:01.000Z 53.479622 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -2.24881 Diamond registration mark for 27/8/1864 Press-moulded glass CIRC.748-1967 circ7481967 O7169 Comport 1 Pressed glass comport, abraded surface Manchester 2006AM7675 Object Type Comports are one of many types of dish designed to suit a particular food. They may... 3 VA comport-molineaux-webb-co 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1864 1864 view
view 2006al8017 jpg s Unknown CER Given by Robert T. Johnson, in memory of Janet E. Johnson 1860-12-31 1840-01-01 1840-1860 (made) Height: 5.8 cm, Width: 9 cm including handle, Diameter: 6.2 cm British Galleries, room 125b Made in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear by an unidentified maker 8840 British Galleries: Individual servings of custard could be offered to dinner party guests before... 2014-08-29T19:48:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:48:11.000Z 54.902292 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -1.38629 Glass C.139-1996 c1391996 O77852 Custard cup 1 Sunderland 2006AL8017 Object Type This custard cup was one of many types of tableware that were intended for a... 3 VA custard-cup-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1860 1840 view
view Burgess & Leigh CER Given by M. J. Franklin 1896-12-31 1896-01-01 1896 (design registered) Earthenware teapot, Burgess & Leigh, Burslem, designed 1896 Height: 17 cm, Width: 24.7 cm including spout and handle, Depth: 9.5 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Burgess & Leigh, Burslem, Staffordshire 8892 British Galleries: After the kettle and stand, the teapot was the most important and expensive... 2014-08-29T19:48:25.000Z 2014-08-29T19:48:25.000Z 53.054249 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -2.1842 Applied and impressed: 'Regd.shape 281720' 'Rd. No.285771' printed in pink, 'Rd 281720' Earthenware, with transfer-printed decoration C.278&A-1983 c2781983 O77905 Teapot 1 Burslem Object Type Teapots seemed always to offer scope for the designer's imagination. Some examples... 2 VA teapot-burgess-leigh 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1896 1896 view
view Minton & Co. CER Given by Miss Beatrice Cast 1885-12-31 1885-01-01 1885 (dated) Cake stand Height: 6.8 cm, Diameter: 23.8 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Minton & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire 8904 British Galleries: Comports were part of a dessert service, used for fresh and candied fruits,... 2014-08-29T19:48:28.000Z 2014-08-29T19:48:28.000Z 53.029362 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -2.17507 Mark: 'Mintons', year mark for 1885, 'E' and an unidentified mark, all impressed Bone china C.35-1984 c351984 O77917 Comport 1 COMPORT OR DESSERT STAND Stoke-on-Trent Date mark for 1885 Object Type Raised above plates and dishes on the table, a comport added elegance to a table... 2 VA comport-minton-co 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1885 1885 view
view 2006an1779 jpg s Minton & Co. CER Miss B. E. Chambers Bequest 1866-12-31 1866-01-01 1866 (made) Game dish and cover ''Majolica ware'' made by Minton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, 1866 Height: 15.5 cm maximum, Width: 29.5 cm maximum, Depth: 19 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Minton & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire 8981 British Galleries: On the cover of the tureen is a group of wild game (a hare and a duck) with a... 2014-08-29T19:48:49.000Z 2014-08-29T19:48:49.000Z 53.029362 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -2.17507 Majolica (glazed earthenware) C.80 to B-1971 c801971 O77994 Tureen 1 Stoke-on-Trent 2006AN1779 Date mark for 1866 Object Type This dish, cover and liner feature a realistically moulded group of game, a crow and... 3 VA tureen-minton-co 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1866 1866 view
view Wigfull, Henry MET Given by Stuart Durant 1901-12-31 1901-01-01 1901 (design registered) Knife and spoon for serving pie (in a presentation case) [Knife, Pie] Length: 28.5 cm, Width: 4 cm, Depth: 2.5 cm [Spoon] Length: 23.8 cm, Width: 6.1 cm, Depth: 2.5 cm British Galleries, room 125b Designed and probably manufactured by Henry Wigfull, Sheffield 9000 British Galleries: The pie knife and spoon were produced for serving specific foods such as fruit... 2014-08-29T19:48:54.000Z 2014-08-29T19:48:54.000Z 53.38311 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -1.464544 Marked with a design registration number. Registered mark Rd 378435 Electroplated nickel silver CIRC.1044 to B-1967 circ10441967 O78013 Pie knife and spoon 1 Sheffield Object Type This knife has a double-sided blade with a central, raised motif which joins the... 3 VA pie-knife-and-wigfull-henry 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1901 1901 view
view Brown-Westhead, Moore & Co. CER 1909-12-31 1900-01-01 ca. 1905 (made) Depth: 1.8 cm, Diameter: 22.5 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Cauldon Ltd., Hanley, Staffordshire 9019 British Galleries: Dessert plates were highly decorated with richly painted and printed designs,... 2014-08-29T19:48:58.000Z 2014-08-29T19:48:58.000Z 53.025139 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -2.18676 Design registered in June 1884 by Brown - Westhead, Moore & Co. Bone china, transfer-printed and hand-painted CIRC.243-1970 circ2431970 O78035 Dessert plate 1 Hanley Object Type This dessert plate features decoration of an attractive but botanically inaccurate... 2 VA dessert-plate-brown-westhead-moore 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1909 1900 view
view 2006am5233 jpg s Charles L. Reis & Co. MET Given by Mrs Hull Grundy 1864-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860 (made) Kettle and burner on stand Height: 31 cm, Width: 25 cm including spout, Depth: 22 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Charles L. Reis & Co. 9043 British Galleries: Kettles came back into fashion in the early 19th century, replacing urns,... 2014-08-29T19:49:04.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:04.000Z British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 Electroplated Britannia metal, with engraved and cast ornament and a wooden handle CIRC.370 to B-1961 circ3701961 O78060 Kettle on stand with burner 1 2006AM5233 Object Type Tea kettles were used to refill the teapot for guests and family while tea was being... 3 VA kettle-on-stand-charles-l-reis 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1864 1855 view
view 2006au5889 jpg s Unknown CER 1899-12-31 1890-01-01 ca. 1895 (made) Centerpiece or flower stand Height: 57 cm, Width: 30 cm British Galleries, room 125b Probably made in Stourbridge, West Midlands 9064 British Galleries: Dressed flower stands added to the magnificence and drama of table... 2014-08-29T19:49:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:10.000Z 52.454195 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -2.147829 Glass, hand-blown and hot-worked, coloured and opalescent, with brass mounts CIRC.609 to M-1965 circ6091965 O78084 Centrepiece 1 Stourbridge 2006AU5889 Object Type A flower stand formed the centrepiece of any table display. The tiers of holders... 3 VA centrepiece-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1899 1890 view