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Artist/makerWorcester Porcelain Factory (1751) (manufacturer)
Associated placeEurope United Kingdom England Worcestershire Worcester District Worcester (place of creation)
Date1755 - 1760
Material and technique
Object typecontainer holder candle-holder sconce
Dimensions26 cm (length)
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
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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.