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Object: Dish

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Title Dish
Production De Morgan, William (designer), 1883, England
Medium summary Earthenware, red lustre glazes
Materials ceramic
Classification dishes, chargers, ceramics
Dimensions Overall: 53mm (Height) x 362mm (Width) x 362mm (Depth)
Overall: 55mm (Height)
Credit line Walter C Cook Decorative Art Collection, Gift of Walter Cook, 1992
Registration number CG001805
This hand-decorated dish appealed to Walter Cook’s interest in the Arts and Crafts movement, which promoted handcrafted objects for the home over mass-produced items. The patterns and glaze were inspired by the Islamic world and Moorish Spain.

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