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Tea cup

Tea cup

  • Place of origin:

    Coalport (possibly, made)
    London (possibly, decorated)

  • Date:

    ca. 1815 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Baxter, Thomas, born 1782 - died 1821 (decorator)
    Coalport Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.362H-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 17, shelf 8

Physical description

Tea cup of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Decorated with gilt lines round the edge and painted with landscape scenes.

Place of Origin

Coalport (possibly, made)
London (possibly, decorated)

Date

ca. 1815 (made)

Artist/maker

Baxter, Thomas, born 1782 - died 1821 (decorator)
Coalport Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Height: 6 cm, Diameter: 7.9 cm

Object history note

Part of a tea service C.362 to Z-1935.

Descriptive line

Tea cup of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, possibly made at the Coalport Porcelain Factory, possibly decorated at the Thomas Baxter workshop, London, ca. 1815.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Landscapes

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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