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Mug

  • Place of origin:

    Lowestoft (made)

  • Date:

    1762-1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lowestoft porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.798-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 5

Physical description

Mug of soft-paste porcelain, bell-shaped, with loop handle. Painted in underglaze blue with landscapes, buildings and willow trees; scrolled border within and on the handle.

Place of Origin

Lowestoft (made)

Date

1762-1765 (made)

Artist/maker

Lowestoft porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

An indistinct numeral in blue

Dimensions

Height: 11.4 cm, Diameter: 8.3 cm

Descriptive line

Mug, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, Lowestoft porcelain factory, England, 1762-1765

Production Note

Date given by John Howell in 1984

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Willow tree; Buildings; Scrolls (motifs); Landscapes

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Drinking; Tea, Coffee & Chocolate wares

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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