Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Longton (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1910 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    H.M. Williamson & Sons (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china with printed transfers

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Miss F. B. Rintel

  • Museum number:

    C.37C, D-1972

  • Gallery location:

    On display in Values of Design, Design Society, Shekou, China []

Physical description

Bone china with transfers printed in green, bearing the emblem of the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU).

Place of Origin

Longton (made)

Date

ca. 1910 (made)

Artist/maker

H.M. Williamson & Sons (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china with printed transfers

Dimensions

Diameter: 124 mm C.37D-1972, Height: 67 mm C.37C-1972

Historical context note

The Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU) was a militant women's suffrage society active from 1903-1914.

Descriptive line

Cup and saucer from tea set, with emblem of the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU), H.M. Williamson & Sons, Bridge Pottery, Longton, ca.1910, bone china with transfers printed in green

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Cooks and Campaigners Compendium. London: The Women's Library, 2002, pp7, 14.

Labels and date

Part of a tea set Plate, milk jug, slop basin cup,and saucer. depicting emblems of the Suffragette movement
made by H.M. Williamson & Sons, Bridge Pottery, Longton, Staffordshire c.1910
Bone china with transfers printed in green.

C37&A,B,C,D-1972 Miss F.B. Rintel Bequest [16/07/2008]

Materials

Bone china

Subjects depicted

Women's Suffrage

Categories

Ceramics; Bone China; Interiors; Household objects; Shekou; Values of Design; Design Society

Collection

Ceramics Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.

We need your help

Hello. We are working to improve our collections online and would like to understand better how our visitors use our site. Please could you spare two minutes to answer some questions?
Take the survey
No thanks. Continue to the V&A website