spoon tray

Robert Hancock, 1731 - 1817

spoon tray

Robert Hancock 1731 - 1817


Public: Spoon tray, soft paste porcelain, transfer printed and enamelled overglaze in black with oriental river scene and border. Private: second label partially removed, from same exhibition, only 'Stok' visible arch & rock & river & oriental architecture Spoon tray, shallow flattened hexagonal dish, fluted sides spread from foot, longer sides slightly concave. Transfer-printed scene inside. Le Chalet Double depicts rock arch in river supporting oriental buildings, to right, bridge, surmounting separate rock, with man and staff. Foreground, left blossom tree with man seated beneath, right pine tree, and foliage with fence. Distant rocky and wooded landscape. Enamelled overglaze black foliage and diaper border inner rim.

Object Name

spoon tray

Creators Name

Robert Hancock

Date Created

c 1760=1770

accession number


Place of creation




Gift of Mrs R E M Dykes


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