Pin dish

Object number

LDVAL 2006.5.1


before 1930


Crested ware pin dish with lid. Shows the Curfew Tower, Barking. Unmarked.

Physical description

Square ceramic creamware pin dish with lid. Base has decorated relief corners. Has a coloured transfer of the Curfew Tower in a shield on the front. The transfer is slightly to long for the dish and continues onto the underside. The Lid has a round knob at the centre and has a coloured transfer of a banner with 'Barking' inside. The lid has gilt edges. The dish and lid fit poorly together.




Pin Dish


Dish - external length: 54mm
width: 53mm
height: 33mm
Lid - external length: 46mm
width: 46mm
height: 24mm

Collection type

Social history

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1636

Looking for records

Objects that are not on display in the museum can be viewed by appointment at the discretion of the Museum Curator. To find out more about accessing the collection please email: or telephone: 020 8227 2034

Write something

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Start datebefore 1930
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypePin Dish
Collection typeSocial history