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Saucer

Saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted over the glaze with blue enamel and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.394A-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 6, shelf 3

Physical description

Saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted over the glaze with blue enamel and gilded. Fluted with a scalloped edge, and decorated with sprays of flowers in overglaze blue enamel, and with a border of scrollwork and diaper pattern in gold.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted over the glaze with blue enamel and gilded

Dimensions

Diameter: 12.4 cm

Object history note

Part of two teacups and saucers C.394 to C-1935.

Descriptive line

Saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted over the glaze with blue enamel and gilded, Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca. 1770.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamel

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Diaper; Flowers; Scrollwork

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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