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Mug

Mug

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain transfer-printed in black enamel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:559-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 5, shelf 6

Physical description

Mug of porcelain, cylindrical in shape with a loop handle, and transfer-printed in black enamel with a landscape with a fox-hunt.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain transfer-printed in black enamel

Dimensions

Height: 14.6 cm, Diameter: 9.8 cm

Object history note

Purchased by Lady Charlotte Schreiber from Mortlock, London, for £8 in June 1881

Descriptive line

Mug of porcelain, cylindrical in shape with a loop handle, and transfer-printed in black enamel, made by Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca. 1770

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

For a punchbowl with this print, see Aileen Dawson, The Art of Worcester Porcelain (2007), cat. 72 (where dated ca. 1765-70)

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Transfer-printed

Subjects depicted

Landscapes (representations); Fox

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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