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Costa Brava, sugar box
stoneware (ironstone)
(a-b) 10.8 × 12.9 × 8.4 cm (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Burslem, Staffordshire, England
(a) printed in green on base c.: Burleigh Ware / BURGESS & LEIGH LTD / EST (beehive) 1851 / BURSLEM / ENGLAND
Accession Number
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of John Hinds, 2017
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
An ovoid lidded sugar bowl in white-glazed ironstone with two loop handles. The upper edge of the pot and the lid are decorated in transfer-printed and coloured decoration consisting of vertical coloured stripes in grey, brown and orange embellished with black abstracted geometric patterns.