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Cup and saucer
  • Cup and saucer
    Armstrong, John, born 1893 - died 1973
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Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    early 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Armstrong, John, born 1893 - died 1973 (designer)
    E. Brain & Co. Ltd (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain and painted

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Margaret H. Armitage (née Bulley)

  • Museum number:

    MISC.2:173&A-1934

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 40, shelf 7 []

Physical description

Tea cup and saucer of porcelain, with a pattern of fish in rippled water, and painted in brown and grey on white.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

early 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Armstrong, John, born 1893 - died 1973 (designer)
E. Brain & Co. Ltd (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain and painted

Object history note

Part of Margaret Bulley Collection.

Descriptive line

Tea cup and saucer of porcelain, with a pattern of fish in rippled water, and painted in brown and grey on white, designed by John Armstrong, made by E. Brain & Co. Ltd (Foley), Staffordshire, early 20th century.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Fish

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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