Butter cooler and coverOn display
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Butter cooler and cover
Artist/makerWorcester Porcelain Factory (1751) (manufacturer)
Material and technique
Dimensions13.9 cm (length)
11.1 cm (width)
No. of items
Presented by Henry Rissik Marshall and his wife (Margaret) Monica Somerville, in memory of their only child William Somerville Marshall, 1957.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 40 | European Ceramics
Glossary of terms
Ceramic material composed of kaolin, quartz, and feldspar which is fired to a temperature of c.1350-1400⁰c. The resulting ceramic is vitreous, translucent, and white in colour.