Hampshire Museums Service

Ceramics: Lithophanes

Young woman and soldier

Lithophane, porcelain, smear glazed and painted in enamel colours with a black border, showing a domestic interior with a young woman winding wool from the hands of a casually uniformed soldier; impressed mark 'PPM' and pattern number 1071 on back, made by the Plauesche Porzellanmanufactur, Plaue, Thuringia, Germany, late 19th century.

Accession no HMCMS:DA1980.22.14
Purchased with the assistance of the V&A Purchase Grant Fund

 

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