Tile; tin-glazed earthenware; square; transfer-printed in black, a lady and gentleman in tartans dancing; signature; rococo scroll border.
- 1760-1770 (circa)
- Diameter: 5 inches
Inscription ContentJ. Sadler Liverpool
Compare with 1887,0307,E.170 Compare with 1887,0307,E.197
22 November 2010
Reason for treatment
Wet clean tiles.
Tiles were all stable but there was a considerable amount of museum dirt obscuring the surface.
The dirt was removed using cotton wool swabs and acetone, rolled across the surface.
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Object reference number: MCN4542
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