Plate, ca. 1755

  • Whieldon Pottery, English

Cream-colored earthenware, lead glaze

  • Framed: Overall: 1 3/16 × 9 1/2 inches (3 × 24.1 cm)

Bequest of Jerome I. Smith



European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Lead glaze
  • Ceramic
  • Earthenware
  • Plate (dish)
  • Feather-edge
  • Fenton


Jerome I. Smith (Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan, USA); 1981-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Smith, J.I. "The decoration of Whieldon Ware; With a checklist of tortoiseshell and impressed moulded in relief plates," The Connoisseur, vol. 165 (July 1967): pp. 198-204.

Rights Status

manner of Whieldon Pottery, Plate, ca. 1755, cream-colored earthenware, lead glaze. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Jerome I. Smith, F81.104.