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Maker/s

Hoyle, John Phillips

Collection

J.W.L. Glaisher

Category

lead-glazed earthenware
slipware

Name

money box

Description

Money box. Earthenware, slip-coated with incised decoration under lead glaze. Depressed globular form with knob on the top, and projecting ridge below the slot. Above the slot is inscribed 'John hoyle' and crude notched decoration.

Production Place

Bideford (production) (place)

North Devon (production) (region)

Devon (production) (county)

England (production) (country)

Technique Description

earthenware, slip-coated with incised decoration under lead glaze

Dimensions

height: (whole): 8.5 cm
width:

Period

mid-19th Century

Date

circa 1840 to 1860

Provenance

bequeathed: Glaisher, J.W.L., Dr 1928 (Filtered for: Applied Arts collection)

Charbonnier Collection, Lynton; Purchased by Dr J.W.L. Glaisher, 1912

Inscriptions/Marks

  1. name
    Position: above the slot
    Method: incised
    Content: John hoyle

Documentation

  1. Rackham, Bernard (1935 (reprinted Antique Collectors' Club, Woodbridge, 1987)) Catalogue of the Glaisher Collection of Pottery and Porcelain in the Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: p. 13]
    [comments: Publ. Vol. I, p. 13, no. 76]
  2. Charbonnier, T. Notes on North Devon Pottery of the Seventeenth, Eighteenth and Ninteenth Centuries,
    Source title: Transactions of the Devonshire Association for the Advancement of Science, Literature and Art (1906)
    [comments: Ref.]

Other Notes

Accession Number

GL.C.76-1928 (Applied Arts)
(Reference Number: 76011; Input Date: 2002-11-20 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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