Dating painted dials
Its translucency, achieved by adding bone ash to the molten glass. Also used in conjunction with aurene glass, to make cameo glass. Plain weave cotton cloth first imported from Calicut, a port in the south-west of India, during the 17th and 18th centuries and later manufactured in Britain.A clock with separate indications on the main dial, or with extra dials, for the phases of the moon, the day, month and the year. Calendar information appeared on public clocks from the 14th C, and on domestic clocks from the 16th C. Used, with painted or printed patterns, for soft furnishings and poular during the 18th and 19th centuries.A curvaceous design seen mostly in furniture legs and based upon the shape of a wild goats hind leg.Usually a shallow ‘S’ curve with a broad lip and knee tapering to a slim concave leg below.
The process allowed an infinite number of prints on paper to be made from a single paper negative.
then meissen, copeland, davenport and other Staffordshire potteries produced similar wares.
A London based silversmith best known for his candlesticks and snuffer trays.
small tray usually of porcelain with a matching set of cups, milk jug, sugar bowl and tea or coffee pot.
Also — breakfast cabaret for serving breakfast and known as a dejeuner.