Bulb pot

LL 1094

Part of

Wedgwood collection

A selection of objects from our collection of the finest Wedgwood jasperware in the world.

About this object

Wedgwood started the production of a creamy-yellow pottery, called caneware in 1779. It was designed to imitate objects made from bamboo. Shapes imitating bamboo were often used for plant and flower containers. This pot could hold two bulbs for growing indoors.
  • Date
    1780 - 1800
  • Maker
    Wedgwood
  • Materials
    Caneware
  • Credit line
    From the Collection of Lord Leverhulme
  • Location
    Lady Lever Art Gallery, Room 03, Case 9004
  • Place made
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Staffordshire: Stoke-on-Trent: Hanley
  • Measurements
    115 mm x 157 mm x 101 mm
  • Collection
    From the Lady Lever Art Gallery collections
Object view = Decorative Arts
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