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:

The Medal Cabinet Appeal

We urgently need your help to raise £534,000 to save this rare and remarkable medal cabinet from export. We only have until July 2014 to acquire it and ensure its place in the national collections.

Help us buy The Medal Cabinet

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William Kent 'Drawing Room' Greeting Card||EVAEX

William Kent 'Drawing Room' Greeting Card||EVAEX

Greeting card featuring Queen Caroline's Drawing Room,  Kensington Palace. Designed by William Kent (1685–1748) Aquatint after an o…

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Event - Simon Carroll: Expressionist Potter

Sat 05 April 2014–Sun 04 January 2015

DISPLAY: An unconventional and adventurous artist, Simon Carroll produced some of the most singular and extraordinary ceramics of recent years.

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