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view 2006ba0212 jpg s Reeves & Co. PDP Given by Imogen Stewart 1879-12-31 1879-01-01 1879 (Made) Box of artist's watercolours made by Reeves & Co., given as a school prize. Width: 18.7 cm, Length: 14.6 cm, Depth: 5.3 cm Thomas and William Reeves had introduced a new kind of watercolour pigment in the form of hard... Ernest Cullum was the grandfather of the donor, and he was born on June 27th 1864, making him 15... 166 2014-08-29T19:18:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:31.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 St John the Divine Middle Class Boys School Presented to Ernest Cullum Class I Prize for... Wood and solid cakes of watercolour pigment. E.1351-2001 e13512001 O62403 Paintbox Polished wooden box containing solid cakes of watercolour pigment, paint brushes, and a colour... London 2006BA0212 3 box-of-artists-watercolours-made-paintbox-reeves-co 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Box of artist's watercolours made by Reeves & Co., given as a school prize. 1879 1879 view
view 2009bx7027 jpg s Window & Grove T&P Bequeathed by Guy Little 1879-12-31 1879-01-01 1879 (photographed) Photograph of Ellen Terry as Portia in <i>The Merchant of Venice</i>, 1879. Guy Little Collection. Height: 8.6 cm, Width: 5.4 cm This is one of the outstanding collection of 19th century photographs owned by Guy Little... 931 2014-08-29T19:22:49.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:49.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 [] S.133:287-2007 s1332872007 O141181 Photograph Sepia photograph of Ellen Terry as Portia in <i>The Merchant of Venice</i> at the Lyceum Theatre. London 2009BX7027 Photography was a novel and exciting development in Victorian days. Most actors and actresses had... 3 guy-little-theatrical-photograph-photograph-window-grove 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Guy Little theatrical photograph 1879 1879 view
view 2006at1367 jpg s Woodall, Thomas CER 1888-12-31 1879-01-01 ca. 1884 (made) Vase, England (Stourbridge), designed by Thomas Woodall, and carved by J. T. Fereday at T. Webb... Height: 18.7 cm, Width: 9.5 cm maximum Glass, room 131 Acquired from the International Health Exhibition, South Kensington, 1884, for £38. Cameo work of... 3620 Acquired from the International Health Exhibition, South Kensington, 1884, for £38. Cameo work of... 2014-08-29T19:31:28.000Z 2014-08-29T19:31:28.000Z 52.454195 Glass, room 131, case 24, shelf 1 -2.147829 White glass over amber glass, cameo-cut 91-1885 911885 O1973 Vase 1 Cameo vase, amber & white glass. Stourbridge 2006AT1367 3 VA vase-woodall-thomas 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1888 1879 view
view George Davidson & Co. CER 1888-12-31 1879-01-01 ca. 1884 (made) Jug, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne), made by Geo. Davidson & Co., Teams Glass Works, 1884-1910,... Height: 11.2 cm, Width: 12.4 cm greatest width Glass, room 131 3780 2014-08-29T19:31:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:31:53.000Z 54.961041 Glass, room 131, case 79, shelf 4 -1.602046 pressed glass C.109-1983 c1091983 O2142 Jug 1 Gateshead 3 VA jug-george-davidson-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1888 1879 view
view George Davidson & Co. CER 1888-12-31 1879-01-01 ca. 1884 (made) Glass Sugar basin, made by Geo. Davidson & Co., Teams Glass Works, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne),... Height: 13.0 cm, Width: 14.0 cm maximum 3964 2014-08-29T19:32:24.000Z 2014-08-29T19:32:24.000Z 54.961041 In Storage -1.602046 Pressed glass C.125-1983 c1251983 O2352 Sugar basin Sugar bowl of pressed glass. Gateshead 3 sugar-basin-george-davidson-co 2013-09-05T00:00:00.000Z 1888 1879 view
view George Davidson & Co. CER 1888-12-31 1879-01-01 ca. 1884 (made) Glass Sweetmeat dish, made by Geo. Davidson & Co., Teams Glass Works, England... Height: 3.5 cm, Width: 15.2 cm maximum 3976 2014-08-29T19:32:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:32:27.000Z 54.961041 In Storage -1.602046 Pressed glass C.126-1983 c1261983 O2364 Sweetmeat dish Sweetmeat dish, pressed glass. Gateshead 3 sweetmeat-dish-george-davidson-co 2013-09-02T00:00:00.000Z 1888 1879 view
view George Davidson & Co. CER 1888-12-31 1879-01-01 ca. 1884 (made) Glass cream jug, made by Geo. Davidson & Co., Teams Glass Works, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne),... Height: 8.5 cm, Width: 11.5 cm maximum Glass, room 131 4002 2014-08-29T19:32:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:32:33.000Z 54.961041 Glass, room 131, case 79, shelf 4 -1.602046 Pressed glass C.129A-1983 c129a1983 O2390 Jug 1 Cream jug of pressed glass. Gateshead 3 VA jug-george-davidson-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1888 1879 view
view Sowerby Ellison Glassworks See Circ.611-1962 CER 1879-12-31 1879-01-01 1879 (design registered) Dish, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne), made by Sowerby & Co., Ellison Glass Works, 1879-1900,... Height: 9.0 cm, Width: 21.5 cm greatest width 4340 Sowerby's called this cream-coloured glass 'Patent Ivory Queen's ware', probably in reference to... 2014-08-29T19:33:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:33:33.000Z 54.961041 In Storage -1.602046 Diamond registration mark for 2/1879 press moulded C.155-1983 c1551983 O2758 Dish Gateshead Sowerby's pattern bk.IX, p.7 (1376) 3 patent-ivory-queens-ware-vitro-dish-sowerby-ellison-glassworks 2014-03-20T00:00:00.000Z Patent Ivory Queens Ware: Vitro-porcelain 1879 1879 view
view George Davidson & Co. Illustrated as Comport no.500 in the Davidson catalogue c.1884, V&A library [89.M.31] CER 1888-12-31 1879-01-01 ca. 1884 (made) Comport, glass, made by George Davidson & Co., Teams Glass Works, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne),... Height: 12.0 cm, Width: 18.0 cm maximum Glass, room 131 7684 2014-08-29T19:43:54.000Z 2014-08-29T19:43:54.000Z 54.961041 Glass, room 131, case 79, shelf 4 -1.602046 Pressed glass CIRC.157-1969 circ1571969 O6251 Comport 1 Pressed glass tazza or comport (dish on a raised support). Gateshead 3 VA comport-george-davidson-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1888 1879 view
view George Davidson & Co. CER 1888-12-31 1879-01-01 ca. 1884 (made) Candlestick, glass, possibly made by George Davidson & Co., Teams Glass Works, England... Glass, room 131 7686 2014-08-29T19:43:54.000Z 2014-08-29T19:43:54.000Z 54.961041 Glass, room 131, case 79, shelf 4 -1.602046 Pressed glass CIRC.158-1969 circ1581969 O6253 Candlestick 1 Pressed glass candlestick. Gateshead 3 VA candlestick-george-davidson-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1888 1879 view
view Sowerby Ellison Glassworks CER 1879-12-31 1879-01-01 1879 (made) Vase or flower trough, opalescent glass, made by Sowerby & Co., Ellison Glass Works, Britain... Height: 5.0 cm, Width: 8.0 cm maximum Glass, room 131 7872 The design of this vase was registered in 1879. As here, much of Sowerby's opalescent glass was... 2014-08-29T19:44:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:44:32.000Z 54.961041 Glass, room 131, case 43, shelf 3 -1.602046 Press-moulded, opalescent glass CIRC.239-1967 circ2391967 O6445 Vase 1 Vase or flower trough, press-moulded, opalescent glass Gateshead 3 VA vase-sowerby-ellison-glassworks 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1879 1879 view
view Sowerby Ellison Glassworks Cottle (1986;p.54) CER 1900-12-31 1879-01-01 1879-1900 (manufactured) Sugar basin, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne), made by Sowerby & Co., Ellison Glass Works, 1879-1900 Height: 7.5 cm, Width: 11.5 cm maximum Glass, room 131 8019 2014-08-29T19:45:05.000Z 2014-08-29T19:45:05.000Z 54.961041 Glass, room 131, case 79, shelf 5 -1.602046 Peacock's head diamond (registration mark for 02/12/1879) Glass CIRC.312A-1967 circ312a1967 O6599 Sugar basin 1 Sugar basin, pressed and enamelled glass. Gateshead Sowerby pattern bk.IX,p.9 (1446) Design regisered in 1879 3 VA blanc-de-lait-sugar-basin-sowerby-ellison-glassworks 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z enamelled, pressed Blanc de lait 1900 1879 view
view 2006be6635 jpg s Sowerby Ellison Glassworks Cottle (1986;p67) CER 1879-12-31 1879-01-01 1879 (made) Vase, Britain (Gateshead-on-Tyne), made by Sowerby & Co., Ellison Glass Works, 1879-1900 Height: 9.3 cm, Width: 7.5 cm maximum Glass, room 131 8328 The design was registered in 1879. Made as a flower holder or simply as an ornament. 2014-08-29T19:46:07.000Z 2014-08-29T19:46:07.000Z 54.961041 Glass, room 131, case 43, shelf 3 -1.602046 Diamond registration mark for 14/08/1879 Press-moulded, opalescent glass CIRC.494-1967 circ4941967 O6910 Vase 1 Gateshead 2006BE6635 Sowerby's pattern bk. IX, p.9 (1436) 3 VA swan-vase-sowerby-ellison-glassworks 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Swan 1879 1879 view
view Sowerby Ellison Glassworks B. Morris, Victorian Table Glass and Ornaments, London 1978; pl.147 (see Circ 611-1962) CER 1879-12-31 1879-01-01 1879 (design registered) Bowl, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne), made by Sowerby & Co., Ellison Glass Works, 1879-1900 Height: 13.0 cm, Width: 19.3 cm maximum Glass, room 131 8447 Sowerby's called this cream-coloured glass 'Patent Ivory Queen's Ware' probably in reference to... 2014-08-29T19:46:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:46:32.000Z 54.961041 Glass, room 131, case 43, shelf 3 -1.602046 Diamond registration mark for 06/1879 Press-moulded glass CIRC.580-1968 circ5801968 O7030 Bowl 1 Gateshead Sowerby's pattern bk. IX, p.8 (1407) 3 VA patent-ivory-queens-ware-vitro-bowl-sowerby-ellison-glassworks 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Patent Ivory Queen's Ware; Vitro-porcelain 1879 1879 view
view Sowerby Ellison Glassworks Morris, B: Victorian Table Glass & Ornaments,1978, p208, various illus.; see also photocopied... CER 1879-12-31 1879-01-01 1879 (design registered) Dish, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne), made by Sowerby & Co., Ellison Glass Works, 1879-1900 Height: 4.5 cm, Width: 25.0 cm maximum Glass, room 131 8481 Sowerby's called this cream-coloured glass 'Patent Ivory Queen's Ware', probably in reference to... 2014-08-29T19:46:39.000Z 2014-08-29T19:46:39.000Z 54.961041 Glass, room 131, case 43, shelf 3 -1.602046 Diamond registration mark for 08/02/1879 Press-moulded glass CIRC.611-1962 circ6111962 O7064 Dish 1 Sowerby's called this cream-coloured glass "Patent Ivory Queen's Ware" probably in reference to... Gateshead Sowerby's pattern bk. IX, p.11(1374) 2 VA patent-ivory-queens-ware-vitro-dish-sowerby-ellison-glassworks 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z Patent Ivory Queen's Ware; Vitro-porcelain 1879 1879 view
view Jacob, Ella CER 1888-12-31 1879-01-01 ca. 1884 (made) vase Height: 16.5 cm, Diameter: 11 cm base British Galleries, room 125c Designed and made by Ella Jacob, student at the Salisbury School of Art. Purchased from the... 8763 British Galleries: Ella Jacobs designed and made this vase while she was a student at the... 2014-08-29T19:47:43.000Z 2014-08-29T19:47:43.000Z 51.06954 British Galleries, room 125c, case 4 -1.800284 Earthenware, with applied decoration 9-1885 91885 O77767 Vase 1 Salisbury Object Type This vase was made using materials and a technique common among many small... 2 VA vase-jacob-ella 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1888 1879 view
view 2006an2031 jpg s Girandon & Réal T&F 1879-12-31 1879-01-01 1879 (made) cigarette case Height: 9 cm, Width: 6.1 cm, Depth: 2.4 cm British Galleries, room 125b Made by Messrs Girandon & Réal, 48 rue Molière, Paris. Bought from Howell & James of Regent... 8816 British Galleries: Cigarettes became fashionable during the 1850s. Soldiers smoked them during... 2014-08-29T19:48:05.000Z 2014-08-29T19:48:05.000Z 48.856918 British Galleries, room 125b, case 3 2.34121 metal, silk, shagreen Artificially coloured fish skin (shagreen), with a hinged metal frame and clasp and purple watered silk lining AP.7-1879 ap71879 O77825 Cigarette case 1 Paris 2006AN2031 Object Type This cigarette case is a luxury item, made of sharkskin which has been artificially... 3 VA cigarette-case-girandon-real 2014-07-25T00:00:00.000Z 1879 1879 view
view 2006al7711 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Lt. Col. H. P. L. Cart de Lafontaine 1888-12-31 1879-01-01 ca. 1884 (made) Christening robe of lawn with Honiton lace, England, ca. 1884 Length: 37 in Made for the donor for his christening in 1884 9021 British Galleries: A christening was an important public occasion for the family and relatives of... 2014-08-29T19:48:59.000Z 2014-08-29T19:48:59.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 Lawn, overlaid and trimmed with lace, hand-sewn CIRC.278-1958 circ2781958 O78038 Christening robe Christening robe of white lawn with a wide central panel of Honiton lace mounted on satin. The... England 2006AL7711 Object Type Christening robes tend to survive for sentimental reasons and are still handed down... 3 christening-robe-unknown 2013-11-11T00:00:00.000Z 1888 1879 view
view 2006am6640 jpg s Dresser, Christopher MET 1880-05-28 1879-05-29 1879-1880 (made) Glass with silver mounts, London hallmarks for 1879-80, mark of Stephen Smith, designed by... Height: 22.5 cm, Width: 14.7 cm, Depth: 14 cm Design Cities (Design Museum 05/09/2008-04/01/2009) Design Cities (Istanbul Modern 23/04/2008-10/08/2008) Designed by Christopher Dresser (born in Glasgow, 1834, died in Mulhouse, France, 1904); made in... 9048 British Galleries: Dresser was impressed by what he called the 'simplicity of execution and... 2014-08-29T19:49:06.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:06.000Z 51.506321 TRANS4 -0.12714 Maker's mark: S.S; engraved monograms on the lid, H.S. in the Japanese style London hallmarks... Glass, Silver Glass, with silver mounts CIRC.416-1967 circ4161967 O78065 Claret jug Glass claret jug with silver mounts designed by Christopher Dresser (1834-1904). There is an... London 2006AM6640 Hallmarked for 1879 (neck band) and 1880 (lid) Object Type This decanter epitomises Christopher Dresser's tendency to highlight the abstract... 3 claret-jug-dresser-christopher 2014-08-27T00:00:00.000Z engraving (incising) 1880 1879 view
view Kane, H. J. CER Given by Miss Elizabeth Aslin 1879-12-31 1879-01-01 1879 (designed) Diameter: 23.3 cm, Depth: 2.2 cm British Galleries, room 125b Manufactured by Josiah Wedgwood & Sons, Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire; possibly designed... 9068 British Galleries: A dessert plate was placed before each guest, under an ice plate, if ices were... 2014-08-29T19:49:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:10.000Z 53.020081 British Galleries, room 125b, case 2 -2.206372 Marked with a design registration number. Design registered in April 1879 Lead-glazed earthenware, with moulded and transfer-printed decoration CIRC.64-1961 circ641961 O78088 Dessert plate 1 Etruria Design registered in 1879 Object Type This plate in a fashionable style was designed to appeal to a customer with an... 2 VA dessert-plate-kane-h-j 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1879 1879 view