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Saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Shelton (Stoke-on-Trent) (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1820 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    John & William Ridgway (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china, painted in underglaze blue, enamel colours and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr R. E. Jerome

  • Museum number:

    C.29OO-1985

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 17, shelf 2

Physical description

Saucer, part of a tea and coffee set in white bone china. The saucer has a moulded diamond pattern and cornucopia. The well is painted in underglaze blue, on which are gilded leaves and flowers. There are reserves on the white body on which are bouquets of flowers in coloured enamel.

Place of Origin

Shelton (Stoke-on-Trent) (made)

Date

ca. 1820 (made)

Artist/maker

John & William Ridgway (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china, painted in underglaze blue, enamel colours and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'2 / 825'
Pattern number, in red enamel on the base

Object history note

Part of a tea and coffee set, c.29 to DDD-1985.

Descriptive line

Saucer, part of a tea set, bone china, painted in underglaze blue, enamel colours and gilt; John & William Ridgway, England (Shelton), ca. 1820

Materials

Bone china

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Leaves; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Bone China; Tea, Coffee & Chocolate wares

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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