Room 140: Factory Ceramics after 1900

Plate, Josiah Wedgwood and Sons Ltd

This gallery contains factory-made ceramics by the leading designers and manufacturers of the 20th century. Chronological displays of Scandinavian and British ceramics by influential companies such as Wedgwood, Poole and Royal Copenhagen will examine the impact of mass produced ceramics on modern dining habits and lifestyle, such as the development of ‘oven-to-table’ ware.

Room 140 is on Level 6 of the V&A South Kensington.

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Objects you can find in this gallery:

Strawberry Thief Free iPad Game

Strawberry Thief by BAFTA award winning games designer Sophia George is a playful celebration of the work of Victorian designer William Morris. Uncover the famous Arts and Crafts design by drawing on your screen with your finger and watch your iPad transform from blank paper to an animated masterpiece.

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Postcard Pack

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Postcard Pack

Pack of six postcardsfeaturing scenes from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl, illustrated by Quentin Blake and packaged in a beautiful c…

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Event - A Stitch in Time: Home Sewing before 1900

Tue 05 May 2015–Sun 01 May 2016

DISPLAY: This display examines some of the tools used in domestic sewing, which could be highly decorative in their own right. Often the only things that women could legally call their own, these tools reflected female status and accomplishment.

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