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Collection Summary

Collection Title
Science & Industry Collection
Description
This material includes the Derby moulds and Turner sprig moulds, and other moulds, tools, copper plates and equipment.
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This material includes the Derby moulds and Turner sprig moulds, and other moulds, tools, copper plates and equipment.
Date range of collection
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Accumulation Dates
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Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

Spode Museum
Church Street Stoke-on-Trent ST4 1BX
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WM000092 
Email
spodemuseum@easynet.co.uk
Telephone
01782 744 011
Fax
01782 744 012 
Building Information
unlisted. The museum forms part of the Spode factory, which still operates on the original site of 1770.
Collections Overview
The museum was established to preserve and present the history and production pieces of the Spode factory and of the other factories it owned. The collections reflect this history, and cover all aspects of life and work in the factory that originated blue underglaze printing on earthenware, and the formula for fine bone china, since the foundation of the company in 1770.
Display Overview
There is a permanent display of the company's history, together with a demonstration area and a small temporary exhibition gallery.
Star Objects
1834 site model Alcock exhibition vase Sappho pagan figure
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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