Hampshire Museums Service

Ceramics: Lithophanes

Young couple playing chess

Lithophane, porcelain, smear glazed, showing a young couple in 18th century dress playing chess on a terrace; impressed mark 'PPM' and pattern number 609 on back, made by the Plauesche Porzellanmanufactur, Plaue, Thuringia, Germany, third quarter of the 19th century.

Accession no HMCMS:DA1980.22.25
Purchased with the assistance of the V&A Purchase Grant Fund

 

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