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Tea canister and cover

Tea canister and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hancock, Robert (engraver)
    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain transfer-printed in black enamel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:620/&A-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 145, case 38, shelf 3 []

Physical description

Tea canister and cover of porcelain, transfer-printed in black enamel.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1765 (made)

Artist/maker

Hancock, Robert (engraver)
Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain transfer-printed in black enamel

Dimensions

Height: 16.8 cm, Diameter: 7.6 cm

Object history note

Purchased by Lady Charlotte Schreiber from Bradbeer, Lowestoft, for 12 shillings in March 1869

Descriptive line

Tea canister and cover of porcelain, transfer-printed in black enamel, and engraved by Robert Hancock, made by Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca. 1765.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Transfer-printed

Subjects depicted

Man; Love; Flowers; Fountain; Vase; Woman; Ruin

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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