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Teacup and saucer

Teacup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Derby (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    William Duesbury & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.1068&A-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 10, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Teacup and saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Painted with birds and flowers in four lobed panels outlined in gold, reserved on a turquoise-blue ground. Gilded edges.

Place of Origin

Derby (made)

Date

ca. 1765 (made)

Artist/maker

William Duesbury & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

Crossed swords
Maker's mark

Descriptive line

Teacup and saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, William Duesbury & Co., Derby, ca. 1765

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

Mallet, J. V. G. A Chelsea Talk. 1965, vol. 6, part 1. pp.17-18, pl.25.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Birds; Panels

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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