Hand-Painting ware in a pottery factory

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Date:1950 - 1970 (c.)

Description:Pottery factory interior showing a man hand painting ware.

Men usually painted the most prestigious ware a factory produced.

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: 9 Southampton Place, London, WC1 - Creator

Image courtesy of: British Pottery Manufacturers Federation

Donor ref:(88/15334)

Source: Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

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