Tray

Watcombe Pottery Co.
National Trust Inventory Number 1287265.1

Category Ceramics
Date 1891 - 1901
Materials Pottery
Measurements 355 mm (L); 265 mm (W)
Place of origin Torquay
Collection Wightwick Manor, West Midlands (Accredited Museum)
Not on show

Summary description

Oval pottery tray, cream glazed interior decorated with large leaf motif below following verse; 'From rocks and sands and barren lands, Kind future set me free, But from great guns and women's tongues, Good Lord deliver me'.

Marks and inscriptions

WATCOMBE TORQUAY MADE IN ENGLAND (impressed)

Makers and roles

Watcombe Pottery Co., maker

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Place of origin Torquay (88)
Materials Pottery (2942)
Category Ceramics (78568)
Collection Wightwick Manor, West Midlands (Accredited Museum) (4868)
Periods 19th century (166288)
20th century (174385)
Maker Watcombe Pottery Co. (7)
Subjects
Object Type Tray (2416)

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