saucer / dish
Saucer, dish. Boats in harbour, with flower border. Made of famille rose enamelled and ruby back glazed porcelain.
- Found/Acquired: China
- Diameter: 7.7 inches
4 February 2005
Redo old repair
Cracks and small fragments missing from base, filled, two rim sections broken and readhered.Surface dirt.
Steamed, old restoration came off. Soaked in Ariel (washing powder) solution (Ariel and tap water). Rinsed, steamed.Consolidated cracks with Araldite 2020 and readhered loose fragment with Loctite Superglue (cyanoacrylate). Colourfilled breakages, chips and cracks using a putty made of Araldite 2020 (epoxy resin), fumed silica and dry powder pigments. Retouched fills and rewrote reg. no. with Golden Acrylic colours in Golden Porcelain Restoration Glaze.
Object reference number: RRC2385