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Tile; tin-glazed earthenware; square; transfer-printed in red; a lady and gentleman in tartans dancing; rococo scroll border; signature; in gilt metal frame.
- 1760-1770 (circa)
Inscription ContentJ. Sadler Liverpool
Compare with 1887,0307,E.196 Compare with 1887,0307,E.197
Crack from top to bottom restored - June 2006.
22 November 2010
Reason for treatment
Ceramic fragments with accumulated surface dirt. The dirt is oily and black in colour and normally only affects the side of the object uppermost in the drawer.
The ceramic sherds were wiped with acetone on cotton swabs. This process was repeated until no further dirt was removed.
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Object reference number: MCN9299
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