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Stirrup cup

Stirrup cup

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    2359-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 14, shelf 6

Physical description

Stirrup cup in the form of a dog's head, of lead-glazed earthenware.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca. 1780-1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware

Marks and inscriptions

'WEDGWOOD' above '1776'
Painted in red inside the rim. The mark was added in the 19th Century

Dimensions

Height: 14 cm, Width: 9.2 cm

Object history note

Jermyn Street Collection

Descriptive line

Stirrup cup in the form of a dog's head, lead-glazed earthenware, made in Staffordshire, ca. 1780-1800

Labels and date

Stirrup cup in the form of a dog's head
Made in Staffordshire, about 1780-1800
Marks: 'WEDGWOOD' above '1776', painted in red
Lead-glazed earthenware

2359-1901 Jermyn Street Collection

The mark was added in the 19th Century [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware; Lead glaze

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Dogs (animals)

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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