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Fuddling cup

Fuddling cup

  • Place of origin:

    Devon (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1766-1774 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bovey Tracey porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Slip-cast soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lt. Col. K. Dingwall, DSO through The Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    C.130-1926

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 6

Physical description

Fuddling cup of slip-cast soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue. Consists of a cluster of three uniform jars connected internally by three passages and externally by three pairs of trailed ropes of porcelain. Each jar has a straight neck, bulbous body and spreading foot.

Place of Origin

Devon (made)

Date

ca. 1766-1774 (made)

Artist/maker

Bovey Tracey porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Slip-cast soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 12.1 cm, Diameter: 11.5 cm

Descriptive line

Fuddling cup of soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue, possibly Bovey Tracey porcelain factory, Devon, ca. 1766-1774.

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

See Object Information file in Ceramics and Glass Section office.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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