Search the Collections

Search Results (435 items found)

Plate

c1720 This dish in delftware, has a broad border painted with polychrome floral sprays and birds and a central portrait of a cleric in full-bottomed wig. It is inscribed: Dr. S. (for Sacheverell), who was a controversial priest. The dish is part of the Religion

Figure Group

c1850 This group in enamelled and printed earthenware, is of two men tied to a post, firewood beneath them. It is inscribed: RIDLEY AND LATIMER/ Be of good comfort Master Ridley... The group is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pot

Female Figure

c1850 This figure in enamelled and printed earthenware, is of a woman holding a Bible and a scroll inscribed: Search the Scriptures. John 5.39. The base inscribed: PROTESTANTISM. The figure is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pott

Male Figure

c1850 This figure in enamelled and printed earthenware, is of a Catholic priest holding a prayerbook and a scroll. It is inscribed: Either we must root out the Bible ... Dr Troy. Archbishop of Dublin 1816. The figure is part of the Religion theme in the Willett

Jug

c1805 This large jug in creamware, is printed and enamelled with: 1) an oversize print of the Parson and his clerk, and; 2) THE VICAR AND MOSES with a verse. The jug is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pottery.

Jug

c1800 This pearlware jug is moulded and decorated in underglaze colours with two men smoking and drinking and a cleric. It is inscribed with the initials: JE. The jug is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pottery.

Tile

c1770 This delftware tile is printed in red with a Parson giving alms to a beggar. The image is known as 'The Pluralist and the Old Soldier'. In the background is a church with twin towers in a landscape. The tile is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Co

Jug

c1830 This enamelled earthenware jug is moulded as the Parson's clerk with a lantern at his feet. The chair back forms the pouring spout. The jug is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pottery.

Figure Group

c1780 This figure group in porcelain, depicts a tree with an angel above, the naked figure of Adam below with animals: lion, goat, sheep, pig and cow. The figure group is part of the Scripture History theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pottery.

Jug

c1700 This square-section candle holder in earthenware, oxide coloured, is moulded with a lug for hanging at the back. The front is moulded with a relief of the naked figure of Adam in an arched frame. The candle holder is part of the Scripture History theme in

« prev | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | next »