Packing Ware in a barrel in a pottery factory

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Date:1950 - 1951 (c.)

Description:Pottery factory interior with a view of a pottery worker packing ware in a barrel. The barrel was packed with straw to protect the ware during transport.

Taken from the Gladstone Pottery Museum Photographic Collection.

This photograph is part of the collections at Stoke-on-Trent Museums.


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Creators: ACK Ware Ltd., Poncerry House, 28a Basinghall Street, London EC2 - Creator

Image courtesy of: British Pottery Manufacturers Federation

Donor ref:(88/15309)

Source: Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

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