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Election dish

Production of English Delftware election dishes of this type seems to have started in the early 1750s. The Bristol pottery seems to have specialised in election wares for West Country...

Magic Lantern Slide: Hand Spinning (1750)

This image is part of lecture set on the topic of Samuel Crompton and the cotton industry. The slides originally belonged to John Crabtree, who was HM Inspector of Factories....

Magic Lantern Slide: Hall-ith-Wood in 1750

This image is part of lecture set on the topic of Samuel Crompton and the cotton industry. The slides originally belonged to John Crabtree, who was HM Inspector of Factories....

Magic Lantern Slide: Hand-Roving (1750)

This image is part of lecture set on the topic of Samuel Crompton and the cotton industry. The slides originally belonged to John Crabtree, who was HM Inspector of Factories....

Cooking pot

Coarseware pottery vessels like this were essential for daily tasks such as cooking and storing water....

Frances Brown nee Tucker

‘Frances Brown (nee Tucker)’ by Thomas Hudson, about 1740-1750. This portrait in oil depicts the female figure of Frances Brown in head and shoulders proportions addressing the viewer directly. She...

Landscape - Woodland Glade

‘Landscape - Woodland Glade’, English School, c. 1750-1760. This oil on canvas landscape depicts a dark woodland and, just seen right, a male figure wearing a hat. The painting is...

Unfinished patchwork coverlet

This unfinished coverlet or quilt is said to have been made by Joanna Southcott in 1811. It is of multi-coloured cotton chintz in a patchwork design. Joanna Southcott (1750-1814) was...

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